first lady

noun, often capitalized F&L

Definition of first lady

  1. 1 :  the wife or hostess of the chief executive of a country or jurisdiction

  2. 2 :  the leading woman of an art or profession

Examples of first lady in a sentence

  1. The President and the First Lady attended the concert.

  2. the first lady of American dance

1677

First Known Use of first lady

1677


FIRST LADY Defined for English Language Learners

first lady

noun, often capitalized F&L

Definition of first lady for English Language Learners

  • : the wife of the U.S. president

  • : a woman who has great importance, influence, or success in a specified activity or profession


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