dame

The Correct spelling is: dame

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  • n.
    1. Used formerly as a courtesy title for a woman in authority or a mistress of a household.
      1. A married woman; a matron.
      2. An elderly woman.
    2. Slang. A woman.
    3. Chiefly British.
      1. A woman holding a nonhereditary title conferred by a sovereign in recognition of personal merit or service to the country.
      2. The wife or widow of a knight.
      3. Used as the title for such a woman.

    [Middle English, from Old French, from Latin domina, feminine of dominus, lord, master.]


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