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mistress

noun

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a female other than his wife with whom a married man has a continuing sexual relationship
  • he lavished gifts upon his mistress but completely ignored his wife

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The first known use of mistress was in the 14th century

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“Mistress.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mistress. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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