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maître

Pronunciation: /mɛtʀ; ɛs/
-esse

Translation of maître in English:

adj

  • 1être maître de soi to have self-control être maître chez soi to be master/mistress in one's own house être maître de son véhicule to be in control of one's vehicle

m

  • 3
    (Me)
    Maître ([ form of address given to members of the legal profession ])

Compounds

maître d'hôtel

maître à penser

maîtresse femme

  • strong-minded woman

Idioms

trouver son maître

to meet one's match

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