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synonyms for tigress

  • backbiter
  • battle-ax
  • bitch
  • carper
  • detractor
  • dragon
  • fire-eater
  • fishwife
  • fury
  • harpy
  • harridan
  • hellion
  • muckraker
  • nag
  • ogress
  • porcupine
  • scold
  • she-devil
  • spitfire
  • termagant
  • virago
  • vixen
  • calumniator
  • hell cat
  • reviler
  • she-wolf
  • vituperator
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How to use tigress in a sentence

I ask you now to play upon it; you refuse,  and she paced the room like a caged tigress.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
Somehow the idea is associated in my mind with a wild tigress,—and I, too, must now look like that.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
She glared at me as I entered the cell like a chained tigress.
THE INTERNATIONAL MONTHLY MAGAZINE, VOLUME 5, NO. 1, JANUARY, 1852VARIOUS
Tess, instinct with potent life and rage, wheeled like a tawny tigress furiously upon Frederick and Teola.
TESS OF THE STORM COUNTRYGRACE MILLER WHITE
She may have been a reincarnated tigress—in after years there was a man who always declared so—and then again she may not.
THE TIGRESSANNE WARNER
She who had resolved never to lay herself open to indignity now fought like a tigress.
THE MAN OF THE FORESTZANE GREY
There is a not mild maternal tigress caged somewhere inside of the gentlewoman.
THE RED CITYS. WEIR MITCHELL
More than that, she is in love, my good uncle; and a woman will defend her lover as a tigress defends her young.
FILE NO. 113EMILE GABORIAU
The dog and his bone, the tigress and her lair, the roaring stag and his herd, these are proprietorship blazing.
THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY: BEING A PLAIN HISTORY OF LIFE AND MANKINDHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
Just then Borelle himself entered, carrying a bag upon which Margot fell with all the voracity of a young tigress.
THE RIDDLE OF THE MYSTERIOUS LIGHTMARY E. HANSHEW
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TIGRESS

  • backbiter
  • battle-ax
  • bitch
  • calumniator
  • carper
  • detractor
  • dragon
  • fire-eater
  • fishwife
  • fury
  • harpy
  • harridan
  • hell cat
  • hellion
  • muckraker
  • nag
  • ogress
  • porcupine
  • reviler
  • scold
  • she-devil
  • she-wolf
  • spitfire
  • termagant
  • tigress
  • virago
  • vituperator
  • vixen
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.