- A woman who fishes.
- The fisherwoman cast her line.
- A woman whose profession is catching fish.
- She is a fisherwoman, out on a trawler for days at a time.
In contemporary usage it has become more common to refer to anglers of both sexes as 'fishermen'.
- (woman who fishes): fisherman, angler, fisher
- (woman whose profession is catching fish): fisherman, fisher
woman catching fish