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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Title used for a married Frenchwoman.

Usage examples (30)
  • He always preceded her pompous name of Adelaide with the title madame with an air of half respectful mockery.
  • Elizabeth Ashley will play the title madame in The Shakespeare Theatre Company's new production of George Bernard Shaw's
  • BOSS DETECTIVE: Excuse me madame, is this your purse?
  • The male madame is driven to extremes of emotion over office messiness. for more
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