Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A woman who flatters with servility.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A female adulator.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The profession of Macdersey obliging him to sojourn frequently in country quarters, Indiana, when the first novelty of tête-à-têtes was over, wished again for the constant adulatress of her charms and endowments, and, to the inexpressible rapture of Sir Hugh, solicited Miss

    Camilla

  • Cummings or the sharply analytical eyes of Stella Wing, could detect any difference whatever in the relationship between worshipful adulatress and tolerantly understanding idol.

    Masters of Space

  • The profession of Macdersey obliging him to sojourn frequently in country quarters, Indiana, when the first novelty of tête-à-têtes was over, wished again for the constant adulatress of her charms and endowments, and, to the inexpressible rapture of Sir Hugh, solicited

    Camilla: or, A Picture of Youth

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