Definition of mulattress in English:

mulattress

(also mulatress)

noun

  • A woman with one black and one white parent; = mulatta. [Now chiefly considered offensive.]

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in American Pioneer. From French mulâtresse, feminine form corresponding to mulâtre; see -tress.

Pronunciation

mulattress

/mjʊˈlatrɪs//mjuːˈlatrɪs/