[ noun ] a polite name for any woman
"a nice lady at the library helped me"
Used in print(The Providence Journal...)
As for the ladies , they were full of charm , and sincerity , and deep and abiding affection for this hurrying driving , honest , little man .(John Michael Ray, "Rhode Island's Reactions...)
On November 7 , 1859 , the Providence_Daily_Journal reprinted a letter sent to John_Brown from `` E._B. '' , a Quaker lady in Newport .(Robert A. Futterman, The Future of Our Cities....)
Department_stores were built_on dry_goods , especially ladies ' fashions , and in this area , in_the_long_run , the suburban branches will be hard_put to compete against downtown .(David Stacton, The Judges of the Secret Court....)
There was a lady there , in a nightdress .
He would not have wanted to hurt a lady .
[ noun ] a woman of refinement
"a chauffeur opened the door of the limousine for the grand lady"
Used in print("Editorials"...)
The girls , very fetching in their uniforms , are shown firing rockets from a launcher mounted on a dump_truck ; they are also trained with carbines , automatic weapons , pistols , rifles and other such ladies ' accessories .(Leon Uris, Mila 8....)
Once there had been big glittering rooms where Ulanys bowed and kissed the ladies ' hands as they flirted from behind their fans .
[ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 2508
[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 11510