sir

suomi-englanti sanakirja

sir englannista suomeksi

  1. herra, sir
  1. Substantiivi

  2. herra

  3. herra followed by the name of the rank

  4. Verbi

sir englanniksi

  1. Sir
  1. A man of a higher rank or position.

  2. A respectful term of address to a man of higher rank or position, ''particularly'':

  3. 1991 May 12, of Jeeves and Wooster episodes|"Kidnapped!" Jeeves and Wooster|''Jeeves and Wooster'', Series 2, Episode 5:

  4. ''Jeeves:'' Foreign travel often liberates emotions best kept in check, sir. The air of North America is notoriously stimulating in this regard, as witness the regrettable behavior of its inhabitants in 1776.''B. Wooster:'' Hm? What happened in 1776, Jeeves?''Jeeves:'' I prefer not to dwell on it, if it's convenient to you, sir.
  5. to a knight or other low member of the peerage.

  6. (ux)

  7. to a superior military officer.

  8. to a teacher.

  9. A respectful term of address to any male, ''especially'' if his name or proper title is unknown.

  10. ''Excuse me, sir, do you know the way to the art museum?''

  11. (non-gloss definition) yes ''or'' no.

  12. To address (someone) using "sir".

  13. seek, search, for

  14. cheese

  15. secret

  16. county, shire

  17. grass

  18. garlic