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Definitions of sir:

part of speech: noun

A word of respect used in addressing a man: the title of a knight or baronet.

part of speech: noun

A word of respect used in addressing any man; madam is the corresponding word in addressing women; a word prefixed to the name of a knight or baronet.

part of speech: noun

The title of respect prefixed to the Christian name of a baronet or knight: sir, a term of respect in addressing a man without using his name.

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