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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A woman writer.

Usage examples (36)
  • In her description of places our authoress is equally reticent, and yet with what consummate power she places them before our eyes!
  • Born at Salem, Mass., was well-known as the authoress of
  • "At the house of the new lady-author -- I hate the word authoress -- Mademoiselle Cicogna!
  • The authoress was a large person with rich orange-coloured hair, powdered cheeks, and darkened eyelashes. for more
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