lioness lioness

Definition(s):

  • (n) a female lion

Usage(s):

  1. Born Free is a posthumous triumph for Elsa the lioness, one of the queen beasts of her time and now the subject of a lively movie biography that should leave audiences purring with.
  2. Balloonists are French, bomb throwers Bulgars, weeping drinkers Polish or Russian, and anyone who keeps a lioness as a pet is certain to be British.
  3. Suddenly the lioness leaped, snapped her leash, bowled Vivian over, hugged and clawed her.

News

  1. Lioness Club of Moses Lake makes $7,500 donation to cancer groups

    MOSES LAKE - The Lioness Club of Moses Lake made a donation of $7,500 to the Columbia Basin Cancer Foundation and to the American Cancer Society Relay for Life.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: iFiber One

  2. Black Pine grieving loss of prized lioness

    Nala's caretakers at Black Pine Animal Sanctuary had a few words to say this week as they mourned the passing of the 19-year-old lioness. She was sweet, comfortable, content and never aggressive. She wouldn't even hurt a fly, except for ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

  3. 2 Greencastle-Antrim High School seniors named students of the month

    GREENCASTLE - Jason Yoder and Carly Hafer were seniors of the month for May at Greencastle-Antrim High School, a program sponsored by Greencastle Lions and Lioness clubs.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Chambersburg Public Opinion

Quotes

  1. "What a woman...... My goodness," Bono said of Lee. "I walk in the path that she and others, like your esteemed mayor, cut out...... She is a lioness."
    on Mar 2, 2007 By: Bono Source: Inside Bay Area

  2. Brooke said: "My worst animal encounter was on a movie in South Africa, Running Wild, where I played a woman who raised baby leopards. At one point, I turned my back on a lioness and she tackled me to the ground. Actually, she was totally tame but...
    on Apr 28, 2010 By: Brooke Shields Source: Hamilton Spectator

  3. "When it comes to my kids, I'm just like a lioness," Kidman said. "I'm like, 'No one gets near my babies. That's why we chose not to sell photos of her. We just want to have our little cocoon."
    on Oct 6, 2008 By: Nicole Kidman Source: NEWS.com.au

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