noun, plural senhoras
[sin-yawr-uh z, -yohr-uh z; Portuguese si-nyaw-ruh sh] /sɪnˈyɔr əz, -ˈyoʊr əz; Portuguese sɪˈnyɔ rəʃ/ (Show IPA)
a Portuguese term of address equivalent to Mrs., used alone or capitalized and prefixed to the name of a married or older woman.
noun, plural senhoritas [seen-yuh-ree-tuh z, seyn-; Portuguese se-nyaw-ree-tuh sh] /ˌsin yəˈri təz, ˌseɪn-; Portuguese ˌsɛ nyɔˈri təʃ/ (Show IPA) 1. a Portuguese term of address equivalent to miss, used alone or capitalized and prefixed to the name of a girl or unmarried woman. Abbreviation: Srta.
noun the killing of an old man or men Word Origin Latin seni- ‘old man’
adjective 1. showing a decline or deterioration of physical strength or mental functioning, especially short-term memory and alertness, as a result of old age or disease. 2. of or belonging to old age or aged persons; gerontological; geriatric. 3. Physical Geography. (of topographical features) having been reduced by erosion to a featureless plain that stands […]
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