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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A noblewoman holding the rank of an officer in her own right; A wife or widow of a certain officer.

Usage examples (38)
  • "The viscountess is the admiral's great-niece," replied Camille.
  • “The viscountess is the admiral’s great-niece,” replied Camille.
  • El vizconde (viscount) La vizcondesa (viscountess)
  • And with another tragic sigh, the viscountess floated away. for more
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