Definition of Monsieur in English:


Line breaks: Mon|sieur
Pronunciation: /məˈsjəː
, məsjø/

noun (plural Messieurs /mɛˈsjəː, mesjø/)

A title or form of address used of or to a French-speaking man, corresponding to Mr or sir: Monsieur Hulot
More example sentences
  • Is that where you're telephoning, Monsieur?
  • Would you like something to drink, Monsieur?
  • I'd just like to thank you for saving my life, Monsieur.


French, from mon 'my' + sieur 'lord'.

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