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  • n. A woman who practices polyandry

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who practises polyandry.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a woman with two or more husbands

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Examples

  • Shameless polyandrist, she maintains several consorts — from three to five seems to be the average number — and they, semi-transparent, feeble, meek, subdued little fellows, maintain precarious isolated existences in the outskirts of the web.

    Tropic Days

  • There this so sweet maid is a polyandrist, and me, with my poor wife dead to me, but alive by Church's law, though no wits, all gone -- even I, who am faithful husband to this now-no-wife, am bigamist.

    Dracula

  • "Precisely, my diaphanous polyandrist; but it isn't quite your own affair what you laugh at -- not if I know it!"

    The Project Gutenberg Complete Works of Gilbert Parker

  • Shameless polyandrist, she maintains several consorts -- from three to five seems to be the average number -- and they, semi-transparent, feeble, meek, subdued little fellows, maintain precarious isolated existences in the outskirts of the web.

    Tropic Days

  • Then this so sweet maid is a polyandrist, and me, with my poor wife dead to me, but alive by

    Dracula

  • The 32-year old actress will play a polyandrist in her forthcoming film Housefull which co-stars Ritesh Dekhmukh and Akshay Kumar as her two husbands.

    All - Digital Spy - Entertainment and Media News

  • The 32-year old actress will play a polyandrist in her forthcoming film Housefull which co-stars Ritesh Deshmukh and Akshay Kumar as her two husbands.

    All - Digital Spy - Entertainment and Media News

  • Then this so sweet maid is a polyandrist, and me, with my poor wife dead to me, but alive by Church’s law, though no wits, all gone, even I, who am faithful husband to this now-no-wife, am bigamist.”

    Dracula

  • A woman is never really happy unless she is talking to two men, woman being at heart a polyandrist. "

    Memoirs of My Dead Life

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  • A woman with two or more husbands.

    March 28, 2009