senora

noun
se·​no·​ra | \ sān-ˈyȯr-ə How to pronounce senora (audio) \
variants: or señora

Definition of senora

: a married Spanish or Spanish-speaking woman used as a title equivalent to Mrs.

First Known Use of senora

1579, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for senora

Spanish señora, feminine of señor

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about senora

Statistics for senora

Cite this Entry

“Senora.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/senora. Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on senora

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for senora

Comments on senora

What made you want to look up senora? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!