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Meaning of "votress" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF VOTRESS

votress  [ˈvəʊtrɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VOTRESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Votress 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.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VOTRESS


actress
ˈæktrɪs
buttress
ˈbʌtrɪs
cicatrice
ˈsɪkətrɪs
coadjutress
kəʊˈædʒʊtrɪs
cockatrice
ˈkɒkətrɪs
executress
ɪɡˈzekjʊtrɪs
fortress
ˈfɔːtrɪs
huntress
ˈhʌntrɪs
interlocutress
ˌɪntəˈlɒkjʊtrɪs
interlocutrice
ˌɪntəˈlɒkjʊtrɪs
liatris
laɪˈætrɪs
mattress
ˈmætrɪs
mistress
ˈmɪstrɪs
proprietress
prəˈpraɪətrɪs
sculptress
ˈskʌlptrɪs
seamstress
ˈsɛmstrɪs
songstress
ˈsɒŋstrɪs
temptress
ˈtɛmptrɪs
Ventris
ˈvɛntrɪs
waitress
ˈweɪtrɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VOTRESS

vote-loser
vote-winner
voteable
voteen
voteless
voter
voter registration
voter registration card
voting
voting booth
voting machine
voting paper
voting precinct
voting rights
voting share
votive
votive candle
votively
votiveness

WORDS THAT END LIKE VOTRESS

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 votress in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «votress» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VOTRESS

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

Translator English - Chinese

votress
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

votress
570 millions of speakers

English

votress
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

votress
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

votress
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

votress
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

votress
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

votress
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

votress
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pengundi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

votress
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

votress
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

votress
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Votress
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

votress
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

votress
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मतदाता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

votress
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

votress
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

votress
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

votress
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

votress
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

votress
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

votress
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

votress
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

votress
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of votress

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VOTRESS»

The term «votress» is normally little used and occupies the 138.820 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VOTRESS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «votress» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «votress» 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 votress

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VOTRESS»

Discover the use of votress in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to votress and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Soul of Athens: Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream
A votress of Titania does nothing of the kind. While the woman's vows (if any) are obscure, Titania's votress was a "mother" (2.1.123), who lived "in the spiced Indian air" (2.1.124), "gossip'd by [Titania's] side" at night (2.1.125), sat with her on ...
Jan H. Blits, 2003
2
Showing Like a Queen: Female Authority and Literary ...
A shadow for Mary Tudor's sister, Elizabeth, whose lifelong spinsterhood had the political benef1t of defending her rule and her nation from bounders like Claudius , the "imperial votress" figures precisely the virginal status to which Hamlet ...
Katherine Eggert, 2000
3
Christopher Marlowe the Craftsman: Lives, Stage, and Page
The difference between them is emblematized by two just- so stories about the different aspects of love's power: Titania's explanation of her maternal love for the little Indian boy whose mortal mother was her pregnant votress, and Oberon's ...
Dr Sarah K Scott, Professor Michael L Stapleton, 2013
4
The Broadview Anthology of British Literature, second ...
Ifshe be a votress to Nature, you are the only person fit to be Lady Prioress; and so by your power and authority you may give us leave to visit your nuns sometimes. MADAME MEDIATOR. Not but at a grate,2 unless in time of building, or when ...
Joseph Black, Leonard Conolly, Kate Flint, 2012
5
The Forest King: Tracy Hickman Presents the Anvil of Time
So she was Silvanos's sister, the Divine Votress of the Greenwood? Her name, she knew from common knowledge, was Amaranthe. Silvanos had made her Divine Votress, the highest of high priestesses in the land. The Divine Votress was an ...
Paul B. Thompson, 2010
6
The Broadview Anthology of British Literature: Volume 3: The ...
If she be a votress to Nature, you are the only person fit to be Lady Prioress; and so by your power and authority you may give us leave to visit your nuns sometimes. MADAME MEDIATOR. Not but at a grate,2 unless in time of building, or when ...
Joseph Black, Leonard Conolly, Kate Flint, 2006
7
Ancient Records of Egypt: The twentieth to the twenty-sixth ...
... Apries (H c c -yb-R "0 ; Son of Re: Wahibre (W 3 h-yb-R c), who liveth. Death and Burial of Nitocris 988G. Year 4, fourth month of the third season, 8day 4, of this king; went forth the Divine Votress (Dw3 t-ntr), Nitocris, triumphant, to heaven.
James Henry Breasted, 1906
8
The Works of Beaumont and Fletcher: The Text Formed from a ...
She is a votress.' Tho. Let her be what she will, she will undo thee. Let her but one hour out, as I direct you, Or have among your nuns again ! Abbeu. You have no project But fair and honest P The. As thine eyes, sweet abbcss. Abbe". I will be  ...
Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher, Alexander Dyce, 1879
9
Three Seventeenth-Century Plays on Women and Performance
Is there no hopes? Madam Mediator. Faith, little. 45 Facil. Let us fee the clergy to persuade her out for the good of the commonwealth. Madam Mediator. Alas, gentlemen, they can do no good, for she is not a votress to the gods but to nature.
Hero Chalmers, Julie Sanders, Sophie Tomlinson, 2006
10
The Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Then followed successive invasions and dominations by the Persians, the Greeks, and the Romans. In Thebes, before the Ethiopian Dominion, civil power was invested in the " Divine Votress or Consort of Amon," an off1ce which carried with it ...
‎1920

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VOTRESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term votress is used in the context of the following news items.
1
My Religion is Just as Fake as Yours
... the Dalai Lama on things like sexual mores, he sounds disappointingly more like Pope Benedict than like some sexually liberated votress of a goddess from a ... «Patheos, Jul 12»
2
A midsummer's misunderstanding
... between Earth and Heaven; the Little Indian Boy (whom Titania and Oberon fight over) = the Jewish Messiah; the little boy's Votress mother = the Virgin Mary; ... «The Villager, Mar 07»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Votress [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/votress>. Jan 2022 ».
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