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Meaning of "adultress" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ADULTRESS

adultress  [əˈdʌltrɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ADULTRESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Adultress is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ADULTRESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of adultress in the English dictionary

The definition of adultress in the dictionary is a female adulterer.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ADULTRESS


actress
ˈæktrɪs
buttress
ˈbʌtrɪs
cicatrice
ˈsɪkətrɪs
cockatrice
ˈkɒkətrɪs
conductress
kənˈdʌktrɪs
fortress
ˈfɔːtrɪs
huntress
ˈhʌntrɪs
interlocutrice
ˌɪntəˈlɒkjʊtrɪs
liatris
laɪˈætrɪs
mattress
ˈmætrɪs
mistress
ˈmɪstrɪs
proprietress
prəˈpraɪətrɪs
psaltress
ˈsɔːltrɪs
schoolmistress
ˈskuːlˌmɪstrɪs
sculptress
ˈskʌlptrɪs
seamstress
ˈsɛmstrɪs
songstress
ˈsɒŋstrɪs
temptress
ˈtɛmptrɪs
Ventris
ˈvɛntrɪs
waitress
ˈweɪtrɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ADULTRESS

adult education centre
Adult Training Centre
adulterant
adulterate
adulteration
adulterator
adulterer
adulteress
adulteries
adulterine
adulterise
adulterize
adulterous
adulterously
adultery
adultescent
adulthood
adultly
adultness
adumbral

WORDS THAT END LIKE ADULTRESS

address
air mattress
antistress
cocktail waitress
de-stress
distress
enchantress
flying fortress
headmistress
in distress
inner spring mattress
movie actress
overstress
prestress
seductress
shear stress
stress
supporting actress
tensile stress
tress
yield stress

Synonyms and antonyms of adultress in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «adultress» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ADULTRESS

Find out the translation of adultress to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of adultress from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «adultress» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

adultress
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

adúltera
570 millions of speakers

English

adultress
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

adultress
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

adultress
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

adultress
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

adúltera
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

adultress
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

adultère
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dewasa
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ehebrecherin
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

adultress
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

adultress
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Diwasa
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

adultress
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

adultress
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रौढ पती
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

adultress
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

adultera
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

adultress
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

adultress
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

adultress
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

adultress
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

adultress
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

adultress
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ekteskapsbryter
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of adultress

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ADULTRESS»

The term «adultress» is normally little used and occupies the 116.798 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ADULTRESS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «adultress» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «adultress» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about adultress

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ADULTRESS»

Discover the use of adultress in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to adultress and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Catherine Howard: The Adultress Wife of Henry VIII
Henry's fifth queen is best known to history as the stupid adolescent who got herself fatally entangled with lovers, and ended up on the block.
D. M. Loades, 2012
2
Paul's Scripture and Ethics: A Study of 1 Corinthians 5-7
... Galilean applies Proverbs 6:17 to the adultress: "Seven things are stated about the adultress: high looks, for the adultress raises her eyes to another man. . . ." On the essentially didactic nature of the entire Joseph story see Gerhard von Rad, ...
Brian S. Rosner, 1994
3
The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest ...
My lords, this is a position which will not bear the light; it hecomcs a code of adultery for a privileged cast; it holds out, in many cases, to the adultress, the means of acquiring a great advance in rank and property by her crimes. In the place of ...
4
Ancient laws of Ireland: Senchus Mór, pt. II : law of ...
Every adultress is fineable who goes in the place 'Cain i,a- of a first wife; she shall pay the honor-price of the oblIwof first wife. ' S££L That is, there are full fines imposed upon every woman who goes in adultery in violation of her own husband, ...
Ireland, William Neilson Hancock, Thaddeus O'Mahony, 1869
5
The Parliamentary History of England, from the Earliest ...
My lords, this is a position which will not bear the light ; it becomes a code of adultery for a privileged cast ; it holds out, in many cases, to the adultress, the means of acquiring a great advance in rank and property by her crimes. In the place of ...
William Cobbett, John Wright, Thomas Curson Hansard, 1819
6
The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest ...
My lords, this is a position which will not bear the light ; it becomes a code of adultery for a privileged cast ; it holds out, in many cases, to the adultress, the means of acquiring a great advance in rank and property by her crimes. In the place of ...
Great Britain. Parliament, 1819
7
Cobbett's Parliamentary History of England: From the Norman ...
My lords, this is a position which will not bear the light; it becomes a code of adultery for a privileged cast; it holds out, in many cases, to the adultress, the means of acquiring a great advance in rank and property by her crimes. In the place of ...
Great Britain. Parliament, William Cobbett, 1819
8
Cobbett's Parliamentary History of England: From the Norman ...
My lords, this is a position which will not bear the light ; it becomes a code of adultery for a privileged cast ; it holds out, in many cases, to the adultress, the means of acquiring a great advance in rank and property by her crimes. In the place of ...
William Cobbett, 1819
9
Cobbett's Parliamentary History of England from the Norman ...
My lords, this is a position which will not bear the light; it becomes 8 code of adultery for a privileged cast; it holds out, in many cases, to the adultress, the means of acquiring a great advance in rank and property by her Crimes. In the place of ...
Great Britain. Parliament, William Cobbett, 1819
10
Bibliotheca biblica: Being a commentary upon ... the Old and ...
The Adultress was likewise prohibited entring into any Publick Place of Worship. And if flic did, any One might inflict what Punishment he pleased upon her, not extending to Use. By which Law, as our Learned Author observes, an Adultress ...
Samuel Parker, Thomas Haywood, 1735

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ADULTRESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term adultress is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Theater Review (NYC-Off Broadway): 'Tuesdays at Tesco's' by …
... many themes (punishing by stoning, Jesus' adjuration to the Pharisees ready to kill an adultress-“let he who is without sin cast the first stone”) ... «Blogcritics, May 15»
2
Religion and the Politics of Fear
He forgave the adultress ("Let he who is without sin cast the first stone") and healed the daughter of the Syro-Phoenician woman (culturally ... «Huffington Post, Apr 15»
3
That adultery debate
In real life, which exists beneath zealous morality, a woman called "adultress" acquires a dangerous aura, coloured by censoriousness. A man ... «Pune Mirror, Apr 15»
4
REVEALED: Positive impact of Camilla on Prince Charles after a …
The past decade has seen perceptions of the former Camilla Parker Bowles transformed from marriage-wrecker and adultress (the Queen ... «Express.co.uk, Apr 15»
5
Gay and Mennonite
“I stand here a sinner: I am divorced, and I am an adultress,” she said. “I would like us to consider the challenge that would be before the ... «The Atlantic, Mar 15»
6
'The Walking Dead' Season 5, Episode 13 Recap: Old paranoia is …
Jessie, her husband and Sam wave hello to him, and Jessie flashes the "A" mark on her hand (Adultress!) and Rick flashes his back - but the ... «New York Daily News, Mar 15»
7
Iran gouges out the eye of man guilty in acid attack
Does she mean we can't even throw a few rocks at an adultress? And how ... Does she mean we can't even throw a few rocks at an adultress? «American Thinker, Mar 15»
8
Spike Lee drinks Da Sweet Blood of Jesus, plus more new reviews …
Special events out the wazoo this week: Marcel Carne's The Adultress (1953), an adaptation of Emile Zola's melodramatic novel Therese ... «Chicago Reader, Feb 15»
9
Geraldine McEwen: Actress whose decades of triumphs on the …
A mention must also be made of her turn as a toothsome adultress in one of John Mortimer's London plays, “Mill Hill”, for Thirty Minute Theatre ... «The Independent, Feb 15»
10
Woman Survives Stoning In Syria: Alleged 'Adultress' Walks Away …
Woman Survives Stoning In Syria: Alleged 'Adultress' Walks Away From Horrific ISIS Death Sentence. woman prepares to be stoned to death. «The Inquisitr, Jan 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Adultress [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/adultress>. Dec 2022 ».
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