• IPA: /ˈɛmpɹəs/

empress (plural empresses)

  1. The female monarch (ruler) of an empire.
  2. The wife or widow of an emperor or equated ruler.
  3. (tarot) The third trump or major arcana card of most tarot decks.
  4. (rare) A female chimpanzee.
  5. A deciduous tree, Paulownia tomentosa
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  • IPA: /ɪmˈpɹɛs/

empress (empresses, present participle empressing; past and past participle empressed)

  1. Rare form of impress#English|impress.

Proper noun
  1. A village in Alberta, Canada.

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