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dame

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1 a dignified usually elderly woman of some rank or authority
  • as the grand dames of local society, they determined which charities received support

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2 a woman of high birth or social position
  • the lords and dames of the shire eagerly awaited the royal visit

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The first known use of dame was in the 13th century

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“Dame.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dame. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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