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priestess

noun priest·ess \ˈprēs-təs\

: a woman who leads or performs religious ceremonies in some religions

Full Definition of PRIESTESS

1
:  a woman authorized to perform the sacred rites of a religion
2
:  a woman regarded as a leader (as of a movement)
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First Known Use of PRIESTESS

1654
PRIESTESS Defined for Kids

priestess

noun priest·ess \ˈprē-stəs\

Definition of PRIESTESS for Kids

:  a woman who has the authority to lead or perform religious ceremonies

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