Word of the day
lady
  1. Noun
    • (historical)  The mistress of a household.
    • A woman of breeding or higher class, a woman of authority.
    • The feminine of lord.
    • A title for someone married to a lord.
    • A title for somebody married to a gentleman.
    • A title that can be used instead of the formal terms of marchioness, countess, viscountess, or baroness.
    • (polite or used by children) A woman: an adult female human.
    • (in the plural) A polite reference or form of address to women.
    • (slang) Used to address a female.
    • (ladies' or ladies) Toilets intended for use by women.
    • (familiar) A wife or girlfriend; a sweetheart.
    • A woman to whom the particular homage of a knight was paid; a woman to whom one is devoted or bound.
    • (slang) A queen (the playing card).
    • (dated, attributive, with a professional title) Who is a woman.
    • (Wicca) Alternative form of Lady.
    • The triturating apparatus in the stomach of a lobster, consisting of calcareous plates; so called from a fancied resemblance to a seated female figure.
    • (Britain, slang) A five-pound note. (Rhyming slang, Lady Godiva for fiver.).
    • (slang) A woman’s breast.
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