- a conventional Italian term of address or title of respect for a married woman, either used separately or prefixed to the name.
Origin of signora
Examples from the Web for signora
Historical Examples of signora
It reminded him of some Signora, whom he had known at Florence.Tales And Novels, Volume 8 (of 10)
If the Signora really knew, could she take such a girl to live with the Signorina?
And then my Patrigno came in at the door, and the Signora—she went away.
Signora, it is for you to say whether we shall go away or stay here.
He had little doubt of his capacity to out-manoeuvre Emilio and the Signora.
- a married Italian woman: a title of address equivalent to Mrs when placed before a name or madam when used alone