What does the word enchantress mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A sorceress.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A bewitching woman.

Usage examples for enchantress

  1. From the moment when Wilfrid suspected the ethereal nature of the enchantress who had told him the secrets of his life in melodious utterance, he had longed to try to subject her, to keep her to himself, to tear her from the heaven where, perhaps, she was awaited. – Seraphita by Honore de Balzac
  2. The young Dopper warmly grasped the other, provoking a squeal from the enchantress. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  3. Not much of the conquering male in him, nor in her of the ordinary enchantress. – The Dark Flower by John Galsworthy