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the doyenne of the fashion industry
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Was the magic the sparkling dining room, being in the presence of the doyenne of reviewers, or the food?
The Washington doyenne Sally Quinn was recalling with horror one of the nights following the 2016 election.
Claudia Roden, the doyenne of Jewish cooking, says fish was customary at Jewish tables from the earliest of times.
Octogenarian Madhur Jaffrey, the doyenne of Indian cuisine, proved just as daunting for me.
Of special note, the May Madness sale, with donations from the area's doyennes, is an all-day event.
Oscar-winning actress Helen Mirren is the latest Hollywood doyenne to weigh in on the MeToo/TimesUp movement in a new interview with Willie Geist on Sunday Today.
Brennan, the city’s 59-year-old doyenne of must-have oxfords —I think Brennan single-handedly brought them back in style thanks to her three-year-old Bus Stop X collection — is all about the monochromatic flow.
Tibbits loved hearing Sullivan describe art classes in the studios of founding doyennes of the early scene, including Emma Richardson Cherry, Ola McNeill Davidson, Grace Spaulding John and Ruth Pershing Uhler.
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DOYENNE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of doyenne for English Language Learners
: a woman who has a lot of experience in or knowledge about a particular profession, subject, etc.
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