Definition of ogress in English:


Syllabification: o·gress
Pronunciation: /ˈōgris


  • A female ogre.
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    • She's no longer the ogress she used to be to right-thinking people.
    • Like the ogresses of fairytales or the winds of war, their mills grind bones.
    • The only special effect in all this is her finely calibrated performance, a balancing act, as she explains, that often involved invoking the ogress when she was in character as the saint.

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