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Definition of the noun ambassadress

What does ambassadress mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: ambassadresses

  1. a woman ambassador

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Google previewPocket Fowler's Modern English Usage (2008)

by Robert Allen

an ambassadress is the wife of an ambassador; a mayoress is the wife of a mayor, and in both cases a female office-holder would be ...

Google preview1933 (2016)

by Philip Metcalfe

Just remember this: every ambassadress is a beauty. Every Minister is an excellent politician—the best in the world, in fact. Every newcomer in the Diplomatic Corps is always the shining star of the homeland's Foreign Office. If you remember ...

Google previewFowler's Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage (2015)

by Fellow of the British Academy and Senior Research Fellow Jeremy Butterfield, Jeremy Butterfield

an ambassadress is the wife of an ambassador; ...

Google previewThe Palgrave Macmillan Dictionary of Diplomacy (2012)

by G. Berridge, L. Lloyd

ambassadress 17 ambassador's suite. See family of a diplomatic agent. ambassadress. (1) The wife of an *ambassador (sense 1). The title in this ...

Google previewJohnson's Dictionary (1828)

by Samuel Johnson

Ambassadress, am-bis'-sa-dres. s. the lady of an ambassador. Ambassage, am'- bas-saje. ) „ • • Ambassale, am-bas-side'. \s- a misslon- Amber, am'-bflr. s. a yellow transparent gum of a resinous taste; a kind of pale ale. Ambergris ...

Google previewThe Modern World Dictionary of the English Language ... (1906)

To which is Added a Compendium of Historical, Biographical, Geographical, Scientific, Religious, and Sociological Names, and a Complete Summary of Human Achievement in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries ...

(AMBAssADREss.] An ambassadress. * With fear the modest matron liftsher eyes, And to the bright embassadress replies. Garth: Ovid; Metamorphoses xiv. * &m- bās'—sa-dry," em-bas—sa-drye, s. [Mid. Eng. embassade, -ry..] An embassy.

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Video shows what ambassadress means. A female ambassador. ambassadress synonyms: ambassadrix, embassadress. Ambassadress Meaning. How to ...

Scrabble value of A1M3B3A1S1S1A1D2R1E1S1S1

The value of this 12-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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