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ti·gress

 (tī′grĭs)
n.
1. A female tiger.
2. A woman regarded as daring or fierce.
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tigress

(ˈtaɪɡrɪs)
n
1. (Animals) a female tiger
2. a fierce, cruel, or wildly passionate woman
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ti•gress

(ˈtaɪ grɪs)

n.
1. a female tiger.
2. a woman likened to a tiger, as in fierceness or courage.
[1605–15; < French tigresse; see tiger, -ess]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tigress - a female tigertigress - a female tiger      
Panthera tigris, tiger - large feline of forests in most of Asia having a tawny coat with black stripes; endangered
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Translations
naarastiikeri
tigrica
tygrysica
tigrica

tigress

[ˈtaɪgrɪs] Ntigresa f
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tigress

[ˈtaɪgrəs] ntigresse f
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tigress

nTigerin f
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tigress

[ˈtaɪgrɪs] ntigre f (femmina)
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