heiress

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

heir·ess

noun \ˈer-əs\

: a girl or woman who is an heir; especially : a girl or woman who inherits a large amount of money

Full Definition of HEIRESS

:  a woman who is an heir especially to great wealth

First Known Use of HEIRESS

1607

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