mayoress

noun
may·or·ess | \ˈmā-ə-rəs, ˈmer-əs\

Definition of mayoress 

chiefly British

1 : the wife or official hostess of a mayor

2 : a woman holding the office of mayor

First Known Use of mayoress

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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mayoress

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English Language Learners Definition of mayoress

: a woman who is a mayor

: the wife or official hostess of a mayor

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