Definition of senhor in English:


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Pronunciation: /sɛnˈjɔː


  • (In Portuguese-speaking countries) a man (often used as a title or polite form of address): Senhor Emilio Sofia Rosa
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    • If you're concerned with any important government stuff, I'm your senhor!
    • Like Spanish, Portuguese makes a distinction between the more formal and courteous ‘o senhor / a senhora’ and the more informal and intimate tu.


Portuguese, from Latin senior (see senior).

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