Definition of madam :
A gentlewoman; - an appellation or courteous form of address given to a lady, especially an elderly or a married lady; - much used in the address, at the beginning of a letter, to a woman. The corresponding word in addressing a man is Sir.
- " Oh, madam, let me tell you all about it. - "From Whose Bourne", Robert Barr.
- Ah, Madam, you may smile as much as you please, but it is a terrible thing for a man to dress and at the same time think kindly of his fellow- beings. - "The Puppet Crown", Harold MacGrath.
- " But it is not possible," Madam Vipon exclaimed. - "Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden", G. A. Henty.