Meaning of señorita


Pronunciation: (sān"yu-rē'tu, sēn"- Sp. se-nyô-rē'tä), [key]
— pl. -tas
  1. a Spanish term of address equivalent to miss, used alone or capitalized and prefixed to the name of a girl or unmarried woman. Abbr.: Srta.
  2. a cigar-shaped wrasse, Oxyjulis californica, found off the coast of California, olive brown above shading to creamy white below.
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