Dame

Definition of Dame

Pronunciation: dām
n.1.A mistress of a family, who is a lady; a woman in authority; especially, a lady.
Then shall these lords do vex me half so much,
As that proud dame, the lord protector's wife.
- Shak.
2.The mistress of a family in common life, or the mistress of a common school; as, a dame's school.
In the dame's classes at the village school.
3.A woman in general, esp. an elderly woman.
4.A mother; - applied to human beings and quadrupeds.

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