Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[sur-rev-er-uh ns] /ˌsɜrˈrɛv ər əns/
noun, Obsolete.
(used as an expression of apology, as before unseemly or indelicate words.)
(obsolete) an expression of apology used esp to introduce taboo or vulgar words or phrases


Read Also:

  • Sir robert

    noun 1. Sir Robert (Murray) 1909–86, Australian dancer, choreographer, and actor. noun 1. Sir Robert, 1788–1850, British political leader: founder of the London constabulary; prime minister 1834–35; 1841–46. 2. a seaport on W Isle of Man: castle; resort. 3. a river in N Yukon Territory and NW Northwest Territories, Canada, flowing E and N to […]

  • Sir-sandford

    [san-ferd] /ˈsæn fərd/ noun 1. Mount, a mountain in SE British Columbia, Canada, in the Selkirk Mountains. 11,590 feet (3533 meters).

  • Sir sidney

    noun 1. John Philip, 1840–1914, Irish inventor in the U.S. 2. Sir Sidney (George) 1893–1961, New Zealand political leader: prime minister 1949–57. 3. the Netherlands. 4. a medieval county and province on the North Sea, corresponding to the modern North and South Holland provinces of the Netherlands. 5. a city in W Michigan. 6. Textiles. […]

  • Sir-stafford

    noun 1. Sir (Richard) Stafford. 1889–1952, British Labour statesman; Chancellor of the Exchequer (1947–50) noun 1. a market town in central England, administrative centre of Staffordshire. Pop: 63 681 (2001) noun 1. Sir Edward William. 1819–1901, New Zealand statesman, born in Scotland: prime minister of New Zealand (1856–61; 1865–69; 1872)

Disclaimer: Sir-reverence definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.