villainess

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n villainess a woman villain
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Usage

In literature:

Go, quickly, out of my sight, villainess, and leave me in peace.
"The Middle Class Gentleman" by Moliere
She told him he was making a villainess out of her, and that she'd end their meetings.
"The Precipice" by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
In books, all villainesses who're worth their salt have little, sharp teeth and pointed nails.
"Set in Silver" by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
Thus we took up our parts of (alleged) villain and villainess.
"The Heather-Moon" by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
A tall, lithe creature in dark, clinging robes, with the black hair of all villains and villainesses, responded.
"A Son of the City" by Herman Gastrell Seely
Can I say whether she is a saint or a crafty villainess?
"The Blue Wall" by Richard Washburn Child
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In news:

I couldn't take my eyes off this villainess, and any character who does ends up dead.
Cate Blanchett's possible role: a Disney villainess .
Theron in Snow White Villainess Duel.
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