masseur


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mas·seur

 (mă-sûr′, mə-)
n.
A man who gives massages professionally.

[French, from masser, to massage; see massage.]

masseur

(mæˈsɜː)
n
(Professions) a man who gives massages, esp as a profession
[C19: from French masser to massage]

mas•seur

(məˈsɜr, -ˈsʊər)

n.
a man who provides massage as a profession or occupation.
[1875–80; < French; see massage, -eur]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.masseur - a male massagermasseur - a male massager      
massager - someone who rubs or kneads parts of the body to stimulate circulation and promote relaxation
Translations
مُدَلِّك، عامِل مَساج
-kamasér
massør
masszőrmasszőz
nuddari
masér

masseur

[mæˈsɜːʳ] Nmasajista mf

masseur

[mæˈsɜːr] nmasseur/euse m/f

masseur

nMasseur m

masseur

[mæˈsɜːʳ] nmassaggiatore m

massage

(ˈmӕsaːʒ) , ((American) məˈsa:ʒ) verb
to treat (a person's body or part of it) by rubbing etc to ease and remove pain or stiffness. She massaged my sore back.
noun
(a) treatment by massaging. His ankle was treated by massage.
masseur (mӕˈsəː) feminine masseuse (maˈsəːz) , (American also) (məˈsu:z) noun
a person who gives massage.

mas·seur

n. Fr. masajista, persona que da masajes.

masseur

n masajista m
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