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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A woman who cares for flocks of lambs and ewes.

Usage examples (36)
  • In it the shepherdess is standing by her flock engrossed in her knitting.
  • He says he found me with goats and sheep — that I was some kind of shepherdess in the jungle! "
  • And tried what she could, as a shepherdess should,
  • A girl stood there, dressed as a Watteau shepherdess. for more
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