directress
noun Date: 1580 a woman who is a director

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  • Directress — Di*rect ress, n. A woman who directs. Bp. Hurd. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • directress — ☆ directress [di rek′tris ] n. a woman who is a director: see ESS …   English World dictionary

  • directress — /di rek tris, duy /, n. a woman who is a director. [1570 80; DIRECT(O)R + ESS] Usage. See ess. * * * …   Universalium

  • directress — noun A female director …   Wiktionary

  • directress — di·rec·tress || dɪ rektrɪs n. female director di·rec·tor || dɪ rektÉ™ n. manager; stage manager …   English contemporary dictionary

  • directress — di·rec·tress …   English syllables

  • directress — di•rec•tress [[t]dɪˈrɛk trɪs, daɪ [/t]] n. use a woman who is a director • Etymology: 1570–80 usage: See ess …   From formal English to slang

  • directress — n. (also directrice) a woman director. Etymology: DIRECTOR, F directrice (as DIRECTRIX) …   Useful english dictionary

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