votress
noun Etymology: by alteration Date: 1590 archaic votaress

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Votress — Vo tress, n. A votaress. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • votress — /voh tris/, n. Archaic. a votaress. * * * …   Universalium

  • votress — noun /ˈvəʊtɹɪs/ a) A female votary. b) A female that votes; a female voter …   Wiktionary

  • votress — vo·tress …   English syllables

  • votress — vo•tress [[t]ˈvoʊ trɪs[/t]] n. use votaress …   From formal English to slang

  • votress — ˈvō.trə̇s noun ( es) Etymology: by alteration archaic : votaress …   Useful english dictionary

  • votary — /ˈvoʊtəri / (say vohtuhree) noun (plural votaries) Also, votarist. 1. someone who is bound by a vow, especially one bound by vows to a religious life; a monk or a nun. 2. a devotee of some form of religious worship; a devoted worshipper, as of… …   Australian English dictionary

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