Definition of Fräulein in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfroilīn/


A title or form of address for an unmarried German-speaking woman, especially a young woman: Fräulein Winkelmann
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  • It was hard to tell these days when a lady was a Fräulein or a Frau.
  • Then she wondered, why did people always have to question her to ask if she was a Fräulein of a Frau?
  • Ordinarily, the girls present would have no interest in such stories, but Fräulein Eva was gifted, and wove wonderful images through the thoughts of her audience.


German, diminutive of Frau.

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Syllabification: Fräu·lein

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