- (of a woman or girl) incognito.
- a woman or girl who is incognita.
Origin of incognita
1660–70; < Italian; feminine of incognito
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Examples from the Web for incognita
Congreve, when he wrote Incognita , took the drama as his model.Clarissa: Preface, Hints of Prefaces, and Postscript
At length arrived the period fixed for the visit of the incognita.Memoirs of the Comtesse du Barry
Etienne Leon Lamothe-Langon
The general opinion was that they had found the Terra Australia incognita.Captain Cook
Mademoiselle Madeleine now determined to remain in Paris incognita.
He had expected to encounter his incognita wearing her hat and mantle.