senorita

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noun se·no·ri·ta \ˌsān-yə-ˈrē-tə\
variants: or

señorita

Definition of senorita

  1. :  an unmarried Spanish or Spanish-speaking girl or woman —used as a title equivalent to Miss

Origin and Etymology of senorita

Spanish señorita, from diminutive of señora


First Known Use: 1822


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