Definition of pantheress in English:

pantheress

noun

  • 1A female panther.

  • 2Figurative. A beautiful or graceful woman (usually with suggestions of wildness or cruelty).

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Huron Reflector. From panther + -ess.

Pronunciation

pantheress

/panθəˈrɛs//ˈpanθ(ə)rɪs/