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usuress (plural usuresses)
- (rare) A female usurer.
- That woman — that usuress — only lent me £20, but expected £50 back after just one week!
- For usage examples of this term, see Citations:usuress.
- Some English speakers distinguish between the masculine or epicene usurer and the feminine usuress; this is very rare, however, and the vast majority of speakers use usurer in all cases.
A female usurer