murderess murderess

Definition(s):

  • (n) a woman murderer

Usage(s):

  1. She has half a dozen briskly selling albums on the market, will appear as the murderess Nancy in the forthcoming film version of Faulkner's Sanctuary.
  2. All but gone are such implicitly pejorative nouns as poetess, murderess, coed and comedienne.
  3. Finally he and the rest of the cast are sure of it when she hysterically confesses to have been the dead man's mistress and murderess.

News

  1. Billy Campbell and Clea Duvall join cast of Lizzie Borden flick

    Lifetime has added Billy Campbell and Clea Duvall to its Lizzie Borden movie starring Christina Ricci as the infamously suspected ax murderess. Campbell will play Borden’s attorney, Andrew Jennings, and Duvall will play Borden’s sister, Emma Borden. Lizzie Borden was tried, and acquitted, for the 1892 ax murders...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: New York Post

  2. Campbell, Clea join Lizzie flick

    Lifetime has added Billy Campbell and Clea Duvall to its Lizzie Borden movie starring Christina Ricci as the infamously suspected ax murderess. Campbell will play Borden’s attorney, Andrew Jennings, and Duvall will play Borden’s sister, Emma Borden. Lizzie Borden was tried, and acquitted, for the 1892 ax murders...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: New York Post

Quotes

  1. "The people I've played recently, like an evil doctor or a murderess polygamist, are fun and you get to use your imagination in a really interesting way. But this role is more about things that are closer to me and the people that I know," says...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Anne Dudek Source: TV Squad (blog)

  2. TV historian David Starkey called Mary, Queen of Scots, "a whore and a trollop and a murderess", accused the Scots of "adoring failure", and branded the SNP "utterly contemptible".
    on Oct 18, 2008 By: David Starkey Source: Scotland on Sunday

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