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contessa (plural contessas)
- A countess, often specifically an Italian countess
2007, January 8, “Jack Anderson”, Ruthanna Boris, Versatile Ballet Russe Dancer, Dies at 88:
- […] Ms. Boris choreographed a tale about a haughty contessa who tries to seduce a young man with wondrous perfumes.
contessa f (plural contesse)