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synonyms for lionesses

  • cougar
  • wildcat
  • cat
  • griffin
  • leo
  • lioness
  • puma
  • felis leo
  • simba
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How to use lionesses in a sentence

The lion caught enough for his whelps, and killed for his lionesses: and he filled his holes with prey, and his den with rapine.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
And of these could be counted a goodly array; four lions, with two lionesses, three leopards, and a couple of cheetahs!
THE VEE-BOERSMAYNE REID
As Burt had fired, three more lionesses had appeared among the bushes, following the first!
THE BLIND LION OF THE CONGOELLIOTT WHITNEY
But as the lion cannot usually come near enough to do that, he generally attacks a giraffe with the help of one or two lionesses.
THE WONDERS OF THE JUNGLE, BOOK TWOPRINCE SARATH GHOSH
In the centre of the Piazza is an Egyptian obelisk, supported by a fountain with four lionesses at the corners spouting water.
RAMBLES IN ROMES. RUSSELL FORBES
Lionesses which have never had young are much more dangerous than those which have.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, NO. 4, SEPTEMBER, 1850VARIOUS
The gentlest of lionesses bids me tell you what a tenderest welcome you would have from them.
THE LETTERS OF HENRY JAMES, VOL. IIHENRY JAMES
The emperor offered to me his daughter, the handsomest of the lionesses, in marriage, and the half of his empire as a dowry.
NIELS KLIM'S JOURNEY UNDER THE GROUNDBARON LUDVIG HOLBERG
They were all spinning tow, their wheels purring like pleased lionesses.
NORTHERN TRAVELBAYARD TAYLOR
On the balustrade at the bottom of the ascent to the Capitol are two Egyptian lionesses.
RAMBLES IN ROMES. RUSSELL FORBES
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