Definitions of monsieur

  1.   The oldest brother of the king of France.
  2.   French Hist. A title of a French king's eldest brother.
  3.   The common title of civility in France in speaking to, or of, a man; Mr. or Sir.
  4.   A Frenchman.
  5.   A French title of respect, equivalent to Mr. and Sir; capitalized when used with a proper name; abbreviated M.
  6.   Sir; Mr; a Frenchman, in slight contempt.
  7.   used as a French courtesy title; equivalent to English ` Mr'
  8.   A French title of courtesy, equivalent to Sir or Mr.; capitalized with a proper name.
  9.   Sir; Mr.; a Frenchman.

Quotes of monsieur

  1. But do you know, I shall not be sorry to die. I shall be glad, Monsieur And why glad, you ask? Because I love France and hate the Germans who have put this war on us. – Philip Gibbs
  2. Monsieur Puss came at last to a stately castle, the master of which was an Ogre, the richest ever known; for all the lands which the King had then passed through belonged to this castle. – Charles Perrault

Usage examples for monsieur

  1. “ " All in good time, Monsieur – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  2. That is nothing, Monsieur – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  3. “ I cannot, monsieur not in the least. ” – The Rome Express by Arthur Griffiths
  4. And what do you wish me to do, monsieur – At the Villa Rose by A. E. W. Mason
  5. As the evening advanced, a message was sent to Monsieur Stanley for the loan of his violin. ” – Ungava by R.M. Ballantyne
  6. Monsieur knew New York? ” – Alias The Lone Wolf by Louis Joseph Vance
  7. Why Monsieur Benedict more than any one else? ” – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  8. She wanted to marry monsieur herself, and she is mad because you came in her way. ” – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  9. Ah, but, monsieur I know much better now. ” – The Passenger from Calais by Arthur Griffiths
  10. “ " Monsieur she said, " it is a boy." ” – Monsieur de Camors, v3 by Octave Feuillet
  11. Did you speak to me, monsieur – The Regent's Daughter by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
  12. “ " Here is Monsieur Choulette," said Miss Bell. ” – The Red Lily, v2 by Anatole France
  13. Because I cannot help it, monsieur – The Boy Scouts Book of Stories by Various
  14. Why do they not take care of you, as father did of Monsieur Bayou? ” – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  15. Oh, monsieur I'd rather face death, I believe, than that you should remain here. ” – When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 15, 2009
  16. Will monsieur do me the favour to take three steps either to the right or to the left? ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  17. As soon as Monsieur had received it, he burst out laughing, and said- Good- bye, cousin, go away. ” – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 3 And His Court and of The Regency by Duc de Saint-Simon
  18. Tell me what it is, monsieur – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  19. At this moment Popof says to me: " Are you not going to sleep to- night, Monsieur Bombarnac?" ” – The Adventures of a Special Correspondent by Jules Verne
  20. Where is Monsieur de Bridore? ” – Maitre Cornelius by Honore de Balzac

Rhymes for monsieur