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or Mlle Unabridged
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  • mlle, will you be pleased to tell me why you have come so far, and why you waited so long to speak with me?

  • He pointed out his difficulty, but mlle de Nurrez only laughed.

    Werwolves Elliott O'Donnell
  • On the mention of the name of mlle Riene, a mistress of Kostolo's, she said that the woman was partly in their confidence.

    She Stands Accused Victor MacClure
  • mlle de Nurrez exclaimed, laying her hand softly on his shoulder.

    Werwolves Elliott O'Donnell
  • The moonlight was glimmering in through the narrow windows of the chamber where mlle de Tricotrin lay.

    Kophetua the Thirteenth Julian Corbett
  • mlle de Nurrez took one glance at Paul as she left the room.

    Werwolves Elliott O'Donnell
  • Kophetua talked with mlle de Tricotrin, but somehow he did not seem so animated as usual.

    Kophetua the Thirteenth Julian Corbett
  • mlle de Tricotrin admired the embroidery, and asked if she could help.

    Kophetua the Thirteenth Julian Corbett
  • mlle de Tricotrin was conducted to her own house that she might change her dress for the coming ceremony.

    Kophetua the Thirteenth Julian Corbett
  • mlle de Tricotrin did not talk much to Penelophon when she returned.

    Kophetua the Thirteenth Julian Corbett
British Dictionary definitions for mlle


noun (pl) Mlles
the French equivalent of Miss
Word Origin
from French Mademoiselle
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