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madam

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madam/ˈmædəm/noun
pluralmadams
madam
/ˈmædəm/
noun
pluralmadams
Learner's definition of MADAM  
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formal 
pluralmesdames/meɪˈdɑːm, meɪˈdæm/
— used to politely speak to a woman who you do not know
Madam  — used at the start of a formal letter to a woman whose name you do not know
Madam  — used when you are speaking to a woman who has a high rank or position
: a woman who is in charge of a brothel
British, informal + disapproving  : a girl who expects other people to do things for her
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