What does the word viscountess mean?

Usage examples for viscountess

  1. The master's ideas of human excellence had suffered a heavy blow in the view of his viscountess, but he answered mildly, " As good as mankind can well be." – Precaution by James Fenimore Cooper
  2. " The viscountess," as Tom called her, was not in Stripe and Rainbow's, of that he had made himself perfectly certain less than half- an- hour ago; then where could she be? – M. or N. "Similia similibus curantur." by G.J. Whyte-Melville
  3. Well now, how can a man, branded with work as I be, be brother to a viscountess without something being wrong? – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy