from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A woman who performs songs, especially ballads or popular songs.
- n. A woman who writes songs. See Usage Note at -ess.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A female singer. The female equivalent of songster.
- n. A female songbird.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A woman who sings; also, a female singing bird.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A female singer; also, a female singing bird.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a woman songster (especially of popular songs)
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The 29-year-old songstress is best known for her 2002 hit "A Thousand Miles."
In an email, Dion-Angelil publicist Kim Jakwerth revealed that the 42-year-old Canadian songstress is 14 weeks pregnant with twins, and she plans to find out the sex of the babies next month.
He returns when he realizes she is only imitating the sound of a songstress, which is damaging her.
The songstress was a few yards from them when Tutmosis thrust, his head from between the bushes, and said,
For some New Jerseyans, the songstress was an inspiration.
The songstress was a huge fan of British designer McQueen, whose death on Thursday aged 40 after apparently committing suicide sent shock waves through the fashion world.
"I don't know what I am wearing right now," said the 25-year-old songstress, who wears acid-washed denim harem pants and a thick belt (as a top) in her new video, "Gimme Dat."
This critically-acclaimed Neo-soul songstress reveals her heart in nearly every song she sings.
The pregnant songstress wore a white shirt and shiny black skirt under a gray coat.
R&B songstress Toni Braxton is more than a legendary diva...