A woman who looks after the domestic affairs of a family; a mistress; the female head of a household.
A woman having proprietary rights or authority; mistress;
A woman to whom the particular homage of a knight was paid; a woman to whom one is devoted or bound; a sweetheart.
A woman of social distinction or position. in england, a title prefixed to the name of any woman whose husband is not of lower rank than a baron, or whose father was a nobleman not lower than an earl. the wife of a baronet or knight has the title of lady by courtesy, but not by right.
A woman of refined or gentle manners; a well-bred woman;
The triturating apparatus in the stomach of a lobster;
Belonging or becoming to a lady; ladylike.
The day of the annunciation of the virgin mary, march 25. see annunciation.