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nounslang, rare, depreciative, archaic
Mid 18th century; earliest use found in The Gentleman's Magazine. Representing an archaic pronunciation of French monsieur monsieur which survived as a colloquialism down to the 19th cent., and occasionally appears in colloquial speech or in pejorative contexts with reference to English prejudice against foreigners.
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