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Synonyms for mistressˈmɪs trɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mistress, kept woman, fancy woman(noun)

    an adulterous woman; a woman who has an ongoing extramarital sexual relationship with a man

    cocotte, lady of pleasure, working girl, fancy woman, prostitute, whore, woman of the street, cyprian, schoolmistress, mistress, kept woman, sporting lady, tart, bawd, schoolmarm, harlot, schoolma'am

  2. schoolmarm, schoolma'am, schoolmistress, mistress(noun)

    a woman schoolteacher (especially one regarded as strict)

    mistress, schoolma'am, schoolmistress, schoolmarm, fancy woman, kept woman

  3. mistress(noun)

    a woman master who directs the work of others

    schoolmarm, schoolmistress, schoolma'am, fancy woman, kept woman


  1. mistress(noun)

    fancy woman, comar\u00E9, boss, goomah, leader, schoolmarm, bit on the side, head

  2. mistress(noun)

    Used as the title of a married woman before her name. Now used only in the abbreviated form Mrs.

    schoolmarm, leader, boss, fancy woman, bit on the side, goomah, head, comar\u00E9

  3. mistress(noun)

    a female teacher

    leader, boss, goomah, fancy woman, bit on the side, head, comar\u00E9, schoolmarm

  4. mistress(noun)

    a female partner in an extramarital relationship, generally including sexual relations.

    head, bit on the side, leader, schoolmarm, goomah, boss, fancy woman, comar\u00E9

  5. mistress(noun)

    a dominatrix

    comar\u00E9, head, boss, goomah, bit on the side, schoolmarm, fancy woman, leader

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. mistress(n.)

    female head, female sovereign

  2. mistress(n.)

    instructress, female teacher

  3. mistress(n.)

    sweetheart, flame, doxy

  4. mistress(n.)

    concubine, paramour

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

lover, domina, master, teacher, concubine, lady, affair

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