signore

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciationsEnglish: /siːnˈjɔːriː/, Italian: /siɲˈɲore/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(sin yôrā, -yōrā; It. sē nyôre)



WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
si•gno•re1  (sin yôrā, -yōrā; It. sē nyôre),USA pronunciation n., pl.  si•gno•ri 
    (sin yôrā, -yōrā; It. sē nyôre),USA pronunciation 
  1. a conventional Italian title of respect for a man, usually used separately;
    signor.
  • Latin senior; see senior
  • Italian
  • 1585–95

si•gno•re2  (sin yôrā, -yōrā; It. sē nyôre),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. a pl. of  signora. 

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
signore /siːnˈjɔːriː; Italian: siɲˈɲore/ n ( pl -ri / -rɪ Italian: -ri/)
  1. an Italian man: a title of respect equivalent to sir
Etymology: Italian, ultimately from Latin senior an elder, from senex an old man
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