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Spanish translation of “ladylady’s fingersthe ladies”

ladylady’s fingersthe ladies

noun, noun plural, noun /ˈleidi/ (plural ladies)
a more polite form of woman
señora , dama
Tell that child to stand up and let that lady sit down The lady in the flower shop said that roses are expensive just now Ladiesshoes are upstairs in this shop (also adjective ) a lady doctor .
a woman of good manners and refined behaviour / behavior
dama
Be quiet ! Ladies do not shout in public .
in the United Kingdom , used as the title of, or a name for, a woman of noble rank
lady
Sir James and Lady Brown lords and ladies .
ladylike adjective like a lady in manners
elegante , fino
She is too ladylike to swear .
Ladyship noun (with Her, Your ) a word used in speaking to, or about, a woman with the titleLady
su señoría
Thank you, Your Ladyship Ask Her Ladyship for permission .
ladybird noun ( ladybug) (American ladybug ) a type of little round beetle , usually red with black spots .
mariquita
the long sticky green pods of a tropical plant , used as a vegetable ; okra
quimbombó
a women’s toilet in a public place
baño femenino
She’s just gone to the ladies .
(Definition of ladylady’s fingersthe ladies from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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