tigress

Part of speech: noun

a female tiger

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Usage examples "tigress":

  1. She sprang up like a tigress, with her eyes flashing. - "Old Fritz and the New Era", Louise Muhlbach.
  2. If any one had told him that a full- grown tigress could have crept to such a place and still remained invisible, he would have laughed. - "O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921", Various.
  3. It seemed to me that a mere tithe of what I had said, if said to a tigress about a tiger of which she was fond, would have made her- the tigress, I mean- hit the ceiling. - "Right Ho, Jeeves", P. G. Wodehouse.