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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Female equivalent of an earl.

Usage examples (39)
  • Contessa is a title countess and so I saw her first as a titled adult, then I read that she's been adopted.
  • Danish Sagas. in countess lays and ballads in all the dialects of
  • Apropos, I must tell you about a certain French countess, if only to put this nasty contemptible character out of my head.
  • Chertkov warns the innocent Valentin that the countess is dangerous to their mission and instructs him to keep detailed reports. for more
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