What does benefactress mean?

benefactress meaning in General Dictionary

a lady who confers good results

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  • a lady benefactor
  • A woman who confers a benefit.

benefactress meaning in Urban Dictionary

female alert to, and prepared to administer aid on needs of a creature in 'pain'

benefactress meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A lady whom confers a benefit.

Sentence Examples with the word benefactress

Catherine of Russia, the friend of Voltaire and the benefactress of Diderot, sent her congratulations to the man who denounced French philosophers as miscreants and wretches.

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