noun no·ble·wom·an \ˈnō-bəl-ˌw-mən\

: a woman who is a member of the nobility

Full Definition of NOBLEWOMAN

:  a woman of noble rank :  peeress

Examples of NOBLEWOMAN

  1. <traditionally, noblewomen—whether they are titled or not—have served as great patronesses of the arts>

First Known Use of NOBLEWOMAN

13th century


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