adulteress

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a·dul·ter·ess

 (ə-dŭl′trĭs, -tər-ĭs)
n.
A woman who commits adultery. See Usage Note at -ess.

adulteress

(əˈdʌltərəs)
n
a woman who has committed adultery

a•dul•ter•ess

(əˈdʌl tər ɪs, -trɪs)

n.
a woman who commits adultery.
[1350–1400]
usage: See -ess.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adulteress - a woman adultereradulteress - a woman adulterer      
adulterer, fornicator - someone who commits adultery or fornication
Translations
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adulteress

[əˈdʌltərɪs] Nadúltera f

adulteress

[əˈdʌltrɪs] nadultère f

adulteress

nEhebrecherin f

adulteress

[əˈdʌltərɪs] nadultera
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The results of our survey bear this out, with our adulteresses seemingly seeking something far more emotionally meaningful from their affairs than their male partners," she said.