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huntress Line breaks: hunt|ress
Pronunciation: /ˈhʌntrəs/

Definition of huntress in English:


A woman who hunts: Artemis, goddess of the moon, a virgin and a huntress
More example sentences
  • She is a virgin huntress and also the moon goddess.
  • At the mention of the name the huntress automatically flinched and brought her sea green eyes onto the king with faint concern.
  • ‘If you really insist, I guess I can reveal myself now,’ said the huntress.

Words that rhyme with huntress

peeress • Beatrice

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