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mas·seur

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

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

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

(məˈsɜr, -ˈsʊər)

n.
a man who provides massage as a profession or occupation.
[1875–80; < French; see massage, -eur]
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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
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Translations
مُدَلِّك، عامِل مَساج
-kamasér
massør
masszőrmasszőz
nuddari
masér

masseur

[mæˈsɜːʳ] Nmasajista mf
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

masseur

[mæˈsɜːr] nmasseur/euse m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

masseur

nMasseur m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

masseur

[mæˈsɜːʳ] nmassaggiatore m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

mas·seur

n. Fr. masajista, persona que da masajes.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

masseur

n masajista m
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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