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ˈdʌtʃ ɪsDuchess

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. duchessnoun

    the wife of a duke or a woman holding ducal title in her own right

Wiktionary

  1. duchessnoun

    The female spouse or widow of a duke.

  2. duchessnoun

    The female ruler of a duchy (where women can reign).

  3. duchessverb

    to court or curry favour for political or business advantage; to flatter obsequiously.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Duchessnoun

    the wife or widow of a duke; also, a lady who has the sovereignty of a duchy in her own right

    Etymology: [F. duchesse, fr. duc duke.]

Freebase

  1. Duchess

    Duchess is a village in southern Alberta, Canada, located north of Brooks, across from Trans-Canada Highway, in the County of Newell. The village was named for Duchess Louise Marguerite. It is mainly a ranching community.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. duchess

    The feminine of Dutchman.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Duchess in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Duchess in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Duchess in a Sentence

  1. Kensington Palace:

    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share a new photograph of Prince George ahead of Prince George eighth birthday tomorrow.

  2. Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia:

    This is to state that I am convinced that Mrs Anderson or Tchiakovsky is an imposter. I believe in the statement my sister the Grand Duchess Olga, made in 1925 that this woman was not Anastasia.

  3. Buckingham Palace:

    The Duke of Sussex currently has his own private office, which has been supporting the Duchess since the engagement of Their Royal Highnesses in November 2017, this long-planned move will ensure that permanent support arrangements for The Duke and Duchess's work are in place as they start their family and move to their official residence at Frogmore Cottage.

  4. Kensington Palace:

    The Duchess of Cambridge has made the mental health of young children a key focus of her work in recent years. She is delighted that The Huffington Post will help put a spotlight on this important issue, the Duchess will be commissioning contributions from a number of leading figures in the mental health sector as well as from young people, parents, and teachers.

  5. John Webster:

    Cover her face. Mine eyes dazzle. She died young - Duchess. Act 4, Sc.2.

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