AMAZON

noun. virtually any powerful, superior, or demanding female In Greek mythology- the Amazons are a specific subspecies of women warriors. Concerning ancient Greece, the moniker was thought to suggest breastlessness, and the tale was explained that the Amazons took off the right breast in order to not hinder their ableness to pitch the javelin.

AMAZON: "Amazon women were known for their strength and dominating tactics."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AMAZON," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/amazon/ (accessed April 7, 2020).
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