editress

noun

ed·​i·​tress ˈe-də-trəs How to pronounce editress (audio)
: a woman who is an editor

Word History

First Known Use

1775, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of editress was in 1775

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“Editress.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/editress. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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