[ chan-tris, chahn- ]
/ ˈtʃæn trɪs, ˈtʃɑn- /
a woman who chants or sings.
Origin of chantress
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Examples from the Web for chantress
If she is delighted with the chants, Honeyman is delighted with the chantress and her mamma.The Newcomes|William Makepeace Thackeray