madam

  • 1 Madam — Mad‧am [ˈmædəm] noun 1. a polite way of addressing a woman, such as a customer in a shop: • Can I help you Madam? 2. Dear Madam used at the beginning of a business letter to a woman whose name you do not know 3. Madam… …

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  • 2 madam — MADÁM s.f. v. madamă. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  MADÁM s. v. doamnă. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  madám (doamnă) s. f., g. d. lui madám , voc. madám Trimis de …

    Dicționar Român

  • 3 madam — madȁm ž <indekl.> DEFINICIJA 1. a. udata ženska osoba, gospođa; oslovljavanje za suprugu uz njeno prezime [madam Maigret nije dočekala muža; dozvolite da vam predstavim madam Charlota Glembay] b. odrasla ženska osoba općenito, bez… …

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  • 4 madam — madam, madame The English form madam is a now somewhat formal or affectedly courteous form of address to a woman (Dear Madam / Madam Chairman / Can I help you, madam?). When addressing royalty, the shorter form ma am is used. Madame, pronounced… …

    Modern English usage

  • 5 madam — madam, de la madam expr. de la policía. ❙ «Tú no eres de la madam que a esos me los huelo yo a cien kilómetros...» Manuel Quinto, Estigma. ❙ «Madán. Cuerpo Nacional de Policía.» JGR …

    Diccionario del Argot "El Sohez"

  • 6 madam — [mad′əm] n. pl. madams; for 1, usually mesdames [mā däm′, mādam′] [mā däm′, mādam′] [Fr madame, orig. ma dame < L mea domina, my lady: see DAME] 1. a woman; lady: a polite term of address 2. the mistress of a household ☆ 3. a woman in charge… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Madam Ke — (zh cp|c=客氏|p=Kè Shì) was the nanny of the young Tianqi Emperor (1605 1627), who was Emperor of China (Ming dynasty) from 1620 to 1627. As he was 15 when he became Emperor, and also illiterate, he delegated all duties to Wei Zhongxian, giving the …

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  • 8 madam — sustantivo femenino 1. Madama. madama o madam sustantivo femenino 1. Uso/registro: coloquial, restringido. Mujer que dirige un prostíbulo: La madama obsequia a los clientes de co …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 9 Madam — Mad am, n.; pl. {Madams}, or {Mesdames}. [See {Madame}.] 1. A gentlewoman; an appellation or courteous form of address given to a lady, especially an elderly or a married lady; much used in the address, at the beginning of a letter, to a woman.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 Madam — Madam,die:⇨Ehefrau …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 11 madam — c.1300, from O.Fr. ma dame, lit. my lady, from L. mea domina (Cf. MADONNA (Cf. madonna)). Meaning female owner or manager of a brothel is first attested 1871 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 Madam — ↑ Dame …

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  • 13 madam — ► NOUN 1) a polite form of address for a woman. 2) Brit. informal a conceited or precocious girl. 3) a female brothel keeper. ORIGIN French ma dame my lady …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 Madam — This article is about the title. For other uses, see Madam (disambiguation). Mme redirects here. For other uses, see MME (disambiguation). Madam, or madame, is a polite title used for women which, in English, is the equivalent of Mrs. or Ms., and …

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  • 15 madam — [[t]mæ̱dəm[/t]] madams 1) N VOC (politeness) People sometimes say Madam as a very formal and polite way of addressing a woman whose name they do not know or a woman of superior rank. For example, a shop assistant might address a woman customer as …

    English dictionary

  • 16 madam — I UK [ˈmædəm] / US * used for talking politely to a woman whose name you do not know. This word is used especially by people serving customers in a shop or restaurant Are you ready to order, madam? • Madam Chairwoman/President/Ambassador etc used …

    English dictionary

  • 17 madam — 1. bağl. <ər.> Cümlənin əvvəlində gəlib, məzmununda güzəşt olmayan cümləyə güzəştlik xüsusiyyəti verir – bu səbəbə görə ki, buna görə ki (çox vaxt «ki» bağlayıcısı ilə işlənir). <Bəhram:> Madam ki, . . insanlar məkr və təzvir ilə öz… …

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  • 18 madam — mad|am1 [ mædəm ] * used for talking politely to a woman whose name you do not know. This word is used especially by people serving customers in a store or restaurant: Are you ready to order, madam? Dear Madam used at the beginning of a business… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 madam —    In the Middle Ages this was a title of great respect for a woman of the highest social rank, the equivalent of ‘my lady’. The expression was borrowed from French, where madame had that precise meaning, ‘my lady’. In the early seventeenth… …

    A dictionary of epithets and terms of address

  • 20 Madam-6 — Chembox new ImageFile = Madam 6.png ImageSize = IUPACName = N methyl 1 (6 methyl 1,3 benzodioxol 5 yl)propan 2 amine OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = PubChem = SMILES = C1(=CC2=C(C=C1CC(C)NC)OCO2)C Section2 = Chembox Properties …

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