Definition of Tigresses

1. Noun. (plural of tigress) ¹



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Definition of Tigresses

1. tigress [n] - See also: tigress

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tigresses

tiglian
tiglic
tiglic acid
tiglon
tiglons
tigloyl-CoA-13-hydroxymultiflorine-13-hydroxyupanine O-tigloyltransferase
tiglyl-CoA
tiglyl-coenzyme A
tignon
tignons
tigogenin
tigon
tigons
tigres
tigress
tigresses (current term)
tigretier
tigrine
tigrish
tigroid
tigroid bodies
tigroid fundus
tigroid retina
tigroid striation
tigroid substance
tigrolysis
tigs
tik
tika
tikas

Literary usage of Tigresses

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1. Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert Armitage Sterndale (1884)
"I am indebted to Mr. Shillingford for a long list of tigresses with cubs killed during the ... I have heard it asserted that tigresses are more common, ..."

2. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Samuel Johnson (1810)
"Thus Scythian tigresses the herd surround, And leap amidst them with a furious ... Thus Scythian tigresses] I know not "bother 1 need make an apology to the ..."

3. "Indian Game,": (from Quail to Tiger) by William Rice (1884)
"There appeared to be about two tigresses to every male tiger, judging by the sex of ... The young tigresses kept with the mothers until nearly full grown, ..."

4. Big Game Shooting by Clive Phillipps-Wolley (1894)
"Sanderson says that tigresses do not breed at any fixed season. Sterndale states that they go with young for about fifteen weeks, and produce from two to ..."

5. Big Game Shooting by Clive Phillipps-Wolley (1894)
"Sanderson says that tigresses do not breed at any fixed season. Sterndale states that they go with young for about fifteen weeks, and produce from two to ..."

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