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high priestess

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Definition of high priestess in English:

noun

A female high priest: the tomb of an important woman who may have been a high priestess figurative the high priestesses of women’s magazines
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  • I can still remember the high priestess of the first wiccan coven I was in, over 20 years ago, showing me how to use a sword in ritual.
  • The Pagan Federation, an umbrella group which represents Druids, shamans, witches and high priestesses, is now receiving up to 1000 calls a week.
  • From her Celtic features, it was easy to image her as a witch or pagan high priestess.

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