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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An English noblewoman or gentlewoman.
  • n. Used as a form of address for such a woman.
  • n. A chic or fashionable woman.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A noblewoman or gentlewoman; the form of address to such a person.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Lit., my lady; hence (as used on the Continent), an English noblewoman or gentlewoman.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as miladi.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an English noblewoman

Etymologies

French, from English, my lady.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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