Definition of Murderesses

1. Noun. (plural of murderess) ¹



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Definition of Murderesses

1. murderess [n] - See also: murderess

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Murderesses

murder mystery
murder one
murder suspect
murder will out
murderabilia
murderable
murderball
murderbot
murderbots
murdered
murderee
murderees
murderer
murderers
murderess
murderesses (current term)
murderest
murdereth
murderin'
murdering
murderment
murderous
murderously
murderousness
murderousnesses
murders
murdochite
murdress
murdresses
mure

Literary usage of Murderesses

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1. Bench and Bar: Reminiscences of One of the Last of an Ancient Race by Benjamin Coulson Robinson (1891)
"... —The Luxury of being talked about—Dilettante Lawyers— Circumstantial Evidence—Experts—How chosen—Petting young and good-looking murderesses. ..."

2. The Female offender by Cesare Lombroso, Guglielmo Ferrero (1897)
"After prostitutes, the abnormal figures are furnished by poisoners and murderesses, in whom the action, when anomalous, is tardy. ..."

3. The Works of Thomas Carlyle: (complete). by Thomas Carlyle (1897)
"The women in other apartments, some notable murderesses among them, ... The notable murderesses were, though with great precautions of privacy, ..."

4. Horace Chase: A Novel by Constance Fenimore Woolson (1894)
"That all true musicians have very thick hair 2" " Also murderers ; I mean the women — the murderesses," remarked Dolly. " Oh, Dolly, what ideas you do have ..."

5. Modern Women and what is Said of Them: Reprint of a Series of Articles in by Elizabeth Lynn] [Linton (1868)
"Helen Macgregor, Lady Macbeth, Catharine de' Medici, Mrs. Manning, and the old-fashioned murderesses in novels, are all of the muscular, black-brigand type, ..."

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