polyandrist


Also found in: Thesaurus.

pol•y•an•drist

(ˌpɒl iˈæn drɪst, ˈpɒl iˌæn-)

n.
a woman who practices or favors polyandry.
[1825–35]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.polyandrist - a woman with two or more husbands
polygamist - someone who is married to two or more people at the same time
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Mentioned in ?
References in classic literature ?
Then this so sweet maid is a polyandrist, and me, with my poor wife dead to me, but alive by Church's law, though no wits, all gone, even I, who am faithful husband to this now-no-wife, am bigamist."