electress
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ɪˈlɛktɹɪs/
Noun

electress (plural electresses)

  1. (rare, dated) A woman who can vote in an election. [from 17th c.]
  2. (now, historical) The wife of a German elector, often used as a title. [from 17th c.]
Related terms Translations
  • German: Wählerin, Stimmbürgerin (Switzerland), Urnengängerin
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