Used formerly as a courtesy title before a woman's given name but now used only before a surname or title indicating rank or office:
Used as a form of polite address for a woman in a French-speaking area.
(Historical) A woman in attendance on a lady of rank
A woman who is the object of romantic or chivalrous love:
Used in informal titles for a married woman to indicate the epitomizing of an attribute or activity:
A married woman: French title equivalent to Mrs.: used in English as a title of respect for a distinguished woman or generally for any foreign married woman
(Rare) A prostitute
A man who engages in such activity, esp. homosexual acts, for pay
(UK) The queen's representative in some Commonwealth territories, comparable to a Governor General.
A woman who entertains guests either at home or elsewhere; sometimes, the wife of a host
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