the female head of a household (usually preceded by the).
noun 1. French La Dame aux Camélias. a novel (1848) and play (1852) by Alexandre Dumas fils.
[ley-dee-uh v-th uh-nahyt] /ˈleɪ di əv ðəˈnaɪt/ noun, plural ladies-of-the-night. 1. a tropical American shrub, Brunfelsia americana, of the nightshade family, having berrylike yellow fruit and fragrant white flowers.
- Lady orchid
noun 1. a tall graceful orchid, Orchis purpurea, with faintly scented purple-brown and green flowers with a pinkish or white lip
[ley-dee-ship] /ˈleɪ diˌʃɪp/ noun 1. (often initial capital letter) the form used in speaking of or to a woman having the title of Lady (usually preceded by her or your). 2. the rank of a . /ˈleɪdɪʃɪp/ noun 1. preceded by your or her. a title used to address or refer to any peeress except […]