millionairess
noun Date: 1871 1. a woman who is a millionaire 2. the wife of a millionaire

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  • Millionairess — Mil lion*air ess, n. A woman who is a millionaire, or the wife of a millionaire. [Humorous] Holmes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • millionairess — [mil΄yə ner′is] n. a woman or girl whose wealth comes to at least a million dollars, pounds, francs, euros, etc …   English World dictionary

  • millionairess — UK [ˌmɪljəˈneərəs] / US [ˌmɪljəˈnerəs] noun [countable] Word forms millionairess : singular millionairess plural millionairesses old fashioned a woman who has more than a million pounds or dollars …   English dictionary

  • millionairess — [[t]mɪ̱liəne͟əres[/t]] millionairesses N COUNT A millionairess is a woman who has money or property worth at least a million pounds or dollars …   English dictionary

  • millionairess — /mil yeuh nair is/, n. 1. a woman who is a millionaire. 2. the wife of a millionaire. [1880 85; MILLIONAIRE + ESS] Usage. See ess. * * * …   Universalium

  • millionairess — noun A woman whose wealth is greater than one million dollars, or the local currency …   Wiktionary

  • millionairess — mil|lion|air|ess [ˌmıljəˈneərıs US ˈner ] n old fashioned a woman who is very rich and has at least a million pounds or dollars …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • millionairess — mil|lion|air|ess [ ,mıljə nerəs ] noun count OLD FASHIONED a woman who has more than a million pounds or dollars …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • millionairess — n. female millionaire; wife of a millionairemil·lion·air·ess || ‚mɪlɪə nerɪs /‚mɪlɪə neÉ™rɪs mil·lion·aire· || ‚mɪlɪə ner /‚mɪlɪə neÉ™ n. one whose wealth amounts to a million dollars or more; very wealthy person …   English contemporary dictionary

  • millionairess — noun (C) old fashioned a woman who is very rich and has at least a million pounds or dollars …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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