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signora

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noun, si·gno·ra \sēn-ˈyȯr-ə\

Definition of signora

plural signoras or signore play \-ˈyȯr-(ˌ)ā\

  1. :  a married Italian woman usually of rank or gentility —used as a title equivalent to Mrs.



Origin of signora

Italian, feminine of signore, signor


First Known Use: 1741


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