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A woman of noble rank.
n, pl -women
a woman of noble rank, title, or status; peer; aristocrat
no•ble•wom•an(ˈnoʊ bəlˌwʊm ən)
n., pl. -wom•en.
a woman of noble birth or rank.
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|Noun||1.||noblewoman - a woman of the peerage in Britain |
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
baroness - a noblewoman who holds the rank of baron or who is the wife or widow of a baron
countess - female equivalent of a count or earl
duchess - the wife of a duke or a woman holding ducal title in her own right
female aristocrat - a woman who is an aristocrat
lady-in-waiting - a lady appointed to attend to a queen or princess
Milady - an English noblewoman