Princess is defined as a woman who is the daughter of a king or queen, or the wife or daughter of a king or queen's son, or someone who acts or lives like they have the status of a royal person.(noun)
An example of a princess is Princess Diana.
The definition of princess is something created to stay close-fitting and hang in smooth lines from the top to the hem.(adjective)
An example of princess used as an adjective is the phrase "princess gown" which means a gown cut in smooth lines from the top to the hem.
See princess in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME princesse < MFr: see prince & -ess
Origin: < Fr princesse, princess
See princess in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English princesse
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , feminine of prince, prince; see prince.
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