AskDefine | Define mademoiselle

Dictionary Definition

mademoiselle n : small silvery drumfish often mistaken for white perch; found along coasts of United States from New York to Mexico [syn: silver perch, Bairdiella chrysoura] [also: mesdemoiselles (pl)]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Noun

  1. Courtesy title for an unmarried woman in France or a French-speaking country

French

Etymology

ma + demoiselle.

Pronunciation

  • /mad.mwa.zɛl/
  • /mad.mwa.zEl/

Noun

  1. miss, mistress

Extensive Definition

Mademoiselle may refer to:

See also

mademoiselle in French: Mademoiselle
mademoiselle in Dutch: Mademoiselle

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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