from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A girl or woman who herds, guards, and tends sheep.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A female shepherd.
- n. A large and deep armchair with a cushion.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A woman who tends sheep; hence, a rural lass.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A woman who tends sheep; a rural lass.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a woman shepherd
shepherd + -ess (Wiktionary)