instructress

noun
in·​struc·​tress | \ in-ˈstrək-trəs How to pronounce instructress (audio) \

Definition of instructress

: a woman who is an instructor

First Known Use of instructress

1608, in the meaning defined above

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“Instructress.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/instructress. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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