noun (plural miladies)historical or humorous
Used to address or refer to an English noblewoman or great lady: I went off to milady’s boudoir
More example sentences
- Mistress Dina said my milady must come to the queen's private quarters right away.
- Yes, milady, and the prophesy is being fulfilled at the moment!
- Do not fall in love with a knight, milady, or you shall sleep with the rats as well.
Late 18th century: via French from English my lady; compare with milord.
Words that rhyme with miladyAdie, Brady, lady, Sadie, shady
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Line breaks: mi¦lady
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