from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A heroine; a female hero.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A heroine.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A female hero; a heroine.
hero + -ess (Wiktionary)
"We are meeting to sing praises not to the high and mighty but to bestow on unsung heroess what they deserve in the face of danger.