cit·​i·​zen·​ess ˈsi-tə-zə-nəs How to pronounce citizeness (audio)
 also  -sə-
: a woman who is a citizen

Word History

First Known Use

1795, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of citizeness was in 1795

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Cite this Entry

“Citizeness.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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