Definitions of viscountess

n a wife or widow of a viscount

Type of:
married woman, wife
a married woman; a man's partner in marriage

n a noblewoman holding the rank of viscount in her own right

Nancy Witcher Astor
British politician (born in the United States) who was the first woman to sit in the British House of Commons (1879-1964)
Type of:
a nobleman (duke or marquis or earl or viscount or baron) who is a member of the British peerage

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