monsieur

Part of speech: noun

A Frenchman.

Part of speech: noun

A French title of respect, equivalent to Mr. and Sir; capitalized when used with a proper name; abbreviated M.

Part of speech: noun

French Hist. A title of a French king's eldest brother.

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Usage examples "monsieur":

  1. " By chance," Monsieur Dupont replied. - "The Crooked House", Brandon Fleming.
  2. Oh yes, monsieur; so much I can't tell you. - "Fragments of an Autobiography", Felix Moscheles.
  3. It is Monsieur Ant'ony! - "Down the Mother Lode", Vivia Hemphill.