ambassadress

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ambassadress a woman ambassador
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ambassadress A female ambassador; also, the wife of an ambassador.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n ambassadress The wife of an ambassador.
    • n ambassadress A female ambassador.
    • n ambassadress Also written embassadress.
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Usage

In literature:

Hareton Earnshaw,' she desired me to be her ambassadress, and convey the present to its destined recipient.
"Wuthering Heights" by Emily Bronte
And shan't I make an odd ambassadress!
"Michael" by E. F. Benson
Was I wrong in declining to have mademoiselle Guimard as ambassadress?
"Memoirs of the Comtesse du Barry" by Etienne Leon Lamothe-Langon
Page certainly embodied the traits most desirable in the Ambassadress of a great Republic.
"The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page, Volume II" by Burton J. Hendrick
As soon as the Queen had taken her place, the dancing commenced, led by the Prefetto di Palazzo and the French ambassadress.
"The Title Market" by Emily Post
The King and party dined there, Prince and Princess Lieven, the Russian Ambassador and Ambassadress were there.
"The Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume 1 (of 3), 1837-1843)" by Queen Victoria
Make her an ambassadress; she'll look very well.
"The Tragic Muse" by Henry James
The young gentleman was in, and without delay appeared to the beautiful lady's self-directed and appointed ambassadress.
"Some Everyday Folk and Dawn" by Miles Franklin
Woman's tact and woman's sympathy are the same throughout the world, and the proud ambassadress undertook her task with pleased alacrity.
"Captain Canot" by Brantz Mayer
I actually induced the Russian ambassadress, with whom she is very intimate, to intercede for me.
"Fairy Fingers" by Anna Cora Mowatt Ritchie
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