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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Female of a large, tawny carnivorous animal in the cat family.

Usage examples (37)
  • "Did you know that the lioness is the one who hunts and brings the food to her husband?"
  • Akut, from a near-by tree, jabbered and scolded, calling the lioness all manner of foul names.
  • That's because sources say that many of the women were part of what's called the lioness (ph) team.
  • And as I mentioned, we know that they're part of a small group of women there, so-called lioness team. for more
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