fornicatress

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fornicatress a woman adulterer
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Fornicatress A woman guilty of fornication.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n fornicatress A woman guilty of fornication.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. fornicatrice, L. fornicatrix,

Usage

In literature:

Wherever she turns she sees 'Fornicatress' writ in flames!
"Foes" by Mary Johnston
A woman who converses unlawfully with men; a fornicatress; an adultress; a strumpet.
"Deformities of Samuel Johnson, Selected from his Works" by Anonymous
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