farmerette

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n farmerette a woman working on a farm
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Usage

In literature:

Many farmers and farmerettes are canning meats of all kinds all over the country and there is never a can lost.
"Every Step in Canning" by Grace Viall Gray
You'll be a nice crowd of farmerettes next summer, won't you?
"Kit of Greenacre Farm" by Izola Forrester
We've got to get out our farmerette costumes.
"The Campfire Girls of Roselawn" by Margaret Penrose
I did not recognize you as a farmerette.
"Why Joan?" by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
The farmerettes were ready for him, when he finally drove in at the side gate.
"Natalie: A Garden Scout" by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
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In news:

Before Rosie the Riveter , Farmerettes Went to Work.
Farmerettes of the Woman's Land Army of America took over farm work when the men were called to wartime service in WWI.
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