signorina

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Signorina an Italian title or form of address for an unmarried woman
    • n signorina an Italian courtesy title for an unmarried woman; equivalent to `Miss', it is either used alone or before a name
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Signorina Miss; -- a title of address among the Italians.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n signorina An Italian title of respect for a young woman, equivalent to Miss in English, Mademoiselle in French, etc.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Signorina (sē-nyō-rē′na) the Italian equivalent of Miss
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
It. signore.

Usage

In literature:

I hope the signorina comes again!
"A Houseful of Girls" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
The Signorina loved to ride.
"Shawl-Straps" by Louisa M. Alcott
If only she could take it philosophically; like La Signorina!
"The Lure of the Mask" by Harold MacGrath
The question is, what d'ye expect to do with the signorina, now that you've got her?
"Pathfinder" by Alan Douglas
The Signorina Caradolce had the reputation of being the most beautiful as well as the most graceful woman in the world.
"Masterpieces of Mystery In Four Volumes" by Various
I've been quoting Tasso to that little signorina of a writing-desk.
"The Best Short Stories of 1919" by Various
But we can see over it, and there will be the bright sails such as the Signorina likes.
"A Venetian June" by Anna Fuller
But you will find the Signorina Alora there, if you decide to venture on.
"Mary Louise Solves a Mystery" by L. Frank Baum
Then, Signorina, I will wait.
"The International Monthly, Volume 2, No. 4, March, 1851" by Various
It was Signorina Caravaggio who broke the hush that followed this announcement.
"The Making of Bobby Burnit" by George Randolph Chester
A tall handsome Italian had called at eleven o'clock Saturday morning, but the signorina had sent down word that she could not see him.
"The Place of Honeymoons" by Harold MacGrath
If the signorina would take a drop she would sleep the better.
"Lippincott's Magazine, December 1878" by Various
Then, as they did not come, I idled before a cafe in the Via Calzajoli, and again in the Piazza della Signorina.
"The Stretton Street Affair" by William Le Queux
Her name, I learnt, was Signorina Lacava, and she was Italian.
"The Golden Face" by William Le Queux
I reflected that though the Signorina Dovizio might have shrewd suspicions she could bring forward no proofs.
"Romance of Roman Villas" by Elizabeth W. (Elizbeth Williams) Champney
To their disappointment, however, the woman and her Signorina were nowhere to be seen.
"A Bookful of Girls" by Anna Fuller
The French mesdemoiselles, the Swiss fraeuleins, and the gentle Italian signorinas were all present.
"Hollyhock" by L. T. Meade
It was all to be made at home, and the signorina engaged me for three months.
"Lippincott's Magazine, September, 1885" by Various
Mr. Elder, the Signorina Santonini.
"The Innocent Adventuress" by Mary Hastings Bradley
Will you help me, signorina?
"Olive in Italy" by Moray Dalton
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In news:

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