millionairess

noun mil·lion·air·ess \ -ˈer-əs , -ˌer- \

Definition of millionairess

1 : a woman who is a millionaire
2 : the wife of a millionaire

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First Known Use of millionairess

1855

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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MILLIONAIRESS Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of millionairess for English Language Learners

  • : a rich woman who has at least a million dollars, pounds, etc. : a woman who is a millionaire


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