- a female leopard.
Origin of leopardess
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for leopardess
When the Leopardess returned, she asked for her children, that she might suckle them.Nights With Uncle Remus
Joel Chandler Harris
“Something for you, leopardess,” he said—he had told her his first impression of her.
But even if you find you are mistaken, Landis, be sure to see ‘The Leopardess.’
With a loud roar of fury Leopardess sprang after him, Dog running for dear life.
Pardon, mighty Leopardess, but let me ask how do you propose to slay me?