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synonyms for shepherdess

  • herder
  • herdsman
  • attendant
  • caretaker
  • escort
  • guard
  • guide
  • leader
  • minister
  • pastor
  • pilot
  • protector
  • teacher
  • tender
  • watch
  • watcher
  • pastoralist
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How to use shepherdess in a sentence

A little shepherdess is guiding them, as anxious to get them in as they are to enter, for this means the end of her day's work.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
At forty years of age she still preserved almost all her freshness and could be called "the little Shepherdess of the Alps."
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
Look at Millet's "Shepherdess Spinning," at the head of this chapter, as an example of contre jour.
THE PAINTER IN OILDANIEL BURLEIGH PARKHURST
Harlequin had recruited a columbine and a shepherdess, and he introduced these ladies as partners for the promised minuet.
THE ANIMAL STORY BOOKVARIOUS
The shepherdess wants to be assured of something more substantial than mere affection before she yields to the temptation.
STUDIES IN FOLK-SONG AND POPULAR POETRYALFRED M. WILLIAMS
But he's not a whit more civil-looking than the other; commend me to the shepherdess yonder, in blue satin.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. I (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
Miss Maybough ought to go round with a shepherdess's crook and a straw hat with daisies in it.
THE COAST OF BOHEMIAWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
Here was a large assembly of doctors for the cross-examination of one shepherdess.
THE LIFE OF JOAN OF ARC, VOL. 1 AND 2 (OF 2)ANATOLE FRANCE
This damsel, this shepherdess, this nun did the knights the greatest injury they ever experienced: she reduced them to nothing.
THE LIFE OF JOAN OF ARC, VOL. 1 AND 2 (OF 2)ANATOLE FRANCE
But now behold, a woman, a shepherdess doth appear, of greater worship than any man.
THE LIFE OF JOAN OF ARC, VOL. 1 AND 2 (OF 2)ANATOLE FRANCE
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WORDS RELATED TO SHEPHERDESS

  • attendant
  • caretaker
  • escort
  • guard
  • guide
  • herder
  • herdsman
  • leader
  • minister
  • pastor
  • pastoralist
  • pilot
  • protector
  • shepherdess
  • teacher
  • tender
  • watch
  • watcher
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.