Definition of Señor in English:



  • A title or form of address used of or to a Spanish-speaking man, corresponding to Mr or sir.

    ‘he is certain his information is correct, Señor’
    • ‘‘The pleasure is mine, señor,’ I said, returning the smile.’
    • ‘But the señor has left his adopted town a last will that does more than dispose of his property.’
    • ‘She is the best, señor, and the British Security Division feels we need more protection than anyone else, in light of recent events.’
    • ‘The question is, señor, is a woman like myself interesting enough for you?’
    • ‘I assure you, señor, luck has nothing at all to do with it.’


Spanish, from Latin senior (see senior).