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See also: senorita and Señorita

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Borrowed from Spanish señorita.

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señorita (plural señoritas)

  1. A young woman in or from a Hispanophone community.
  2. A small species of wrasse, Oxyjulis californica.
    • 1991, Martha Holmes, Sea Trek, BBC Books, p. 79:
      The golden, cigar-shaped señoritas occur in schools that number from just a few fish to many hundreds.

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EtymologyEdit

From señora +‎ -ita.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /seɲoˈɾita/, [seɲoˈɾit̪a]

NounEdit

señorita f (plural señoritas)

  1. young woman
  2. Miss (used as a title)

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