editress
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈɛdɪtɹəs/
Noun

editress (plural editresses)

  1. (dated) A female editor.
    • 1960, P[elham] G[renville] Wodehouse, chapter XVII, in Jeeves in the Offing, London: Herbert Jenkins, OCLC 1227855 ↗:
      “Girls like Phyllis Mills are an open book to me. For four years I was, if you remember, the proprietor and editress of a weekly paper for women.” She was alluding to the periodical entitled Milady's Boudoir [...]
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