seeress

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

seer +‎ -ess

Noun[edit]

seeress (plural seeresses)

  1. A female seer.
    • 1926, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Land of Mist[1]:
      As the seeress stood irresolute the tall young secretary half rose and whispered something in her ear.

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