What does the word landlady mean?

Usage examples for landlady

  1. This confusion was partly explained at the Wesson Street boarding- house, for Harkness had recently told the landlady that he expected his wife to join him soon. – The Best Policy by Elliott Flower
  2. My landlady has turned me out, and I have no more than the price of one meal to go on with. – A Chair on The Boulevard by Leonard Merrick
  3. The landlady gave the alarm at once. – The Joyous Story of Toto by Laura E. Richards