Definition of Ancresses
1. ancress [n] - See also: ancress
Lexicographical Neighbors of Ancresses
Literary usage of Ancresses
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Collaboration of Webster and Dekker by Frederick Erastus Pierce (1909)
"232: Or like to ancresses Close up yourselves in artificial walls. (l) Northward Ho I. 3: I take your word you 're honest; which good men, Very good men ..."