[ muh-neer ]


Words Nearby Meneer Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Meneer in a sentence

  • They had a first-rate cook and Cateau kept a tight rein upon her, telling her that Meneer was so particular.

    Small Souls | Louis Couperus
  • The servant brought in the pudding, displayed no particular surprise at finding that Meneer had gone.

    Small Souls | Louis Couperus
  • This being impossible, he condescended to the gruff question: “Wou Meneer een peerd koope?”

  • Meneer has been talking to himself rather more of late, but that's all.

    Dr. Adriaan | Louis Couperus

British Dictionary definitions for meneer


/ (məˈnɪə) /

  1. a South African title of address equivalent to sir when used alone or Mr when placed before a name

Origin of meneer


Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012