What does the word tigress mean?

Usage examples for tigress

  1. She sprang up like a tigress, with her eyes flashing. – Old Fritz and the New Era by 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 by 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 by P. G. Wodehouse