Definition of governessdom in English:

governessdom

noun

  • The state or condition of being a governess.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Catherine Gore (d. 1861), novelist and playwright. From governess + -dom.

Pronunciation

governessdom

/ˈɡʌv(ə)nɪsdəm//ˈɡʌv(ə)nɛsdəm/