Associations to the word «Empress»


EMPRESS, noun. The female monarch (ruler) of an empire.
EMPRESS, noun. The wife or widow of an emperor or equated ruler (e.g. Persian shah).
EMPRESS, noun. (rare) A female chimpanzee.
EMPRESS, noun. A deciduous tree, Paulownia tomentosa
EMPRESS, verb. Alternative form of impress
EMPRESS, proper noun. A village in Alberta, Canada.
EMPRESS CLOTH, noun. A cloth for women's dresses, either wholly of wool, or with cotton warp and wool weft. It resembles merino, but is not twilled.
EMPRESS CLOTHS, noun. Plural of empress cloth
EMPRESS DOWAGER, noun. The mother of an emperor, especially in a Chinese, Japanese, Korean or Vietnamese empire.
EMPRESS DOWAGERS, noun. Plural of empress dowager
EMPRESS REGNANT, noun. A female monarch who reigns in her own right over an empire, in contrast to an empress consort, who is the wife of a reigning emperor.

Dictionary definition

EMPRESS, noun. A woman emperor or the wife of an emperor.

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