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n. Obsolete
Mister; fellow. Used as a contemptuous form of address.

[Alteration of sir.]


archaic a contemptuous term used in addressing a man or boy
[C16: probably variant of sire]


(ˈsɪr ə)

n. Archaic.
a term of address used to inferiors or children to express impatience, contempt, etc.
[1520–30; alter of sir]
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Noun1.sirrah - formerly a contemptuous term of address to an inferior man or boy; often used in anger
male person, male - a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies


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Hast thou brought home thy charge, sirrah Gurth, or hast thou left them to robbers and marauders?
Sirrah, wilt thou be my man, and wait on me, and I will
sirrah, if thou dost not presently bind thyself to me for seven
Well, sirrah, leave your jesting, and take these guilders.
Ay, sirrah, I'll teach thee to turn thyself to a dog,
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTION: ashore; hair; hare; harsh; harsher; hash; hear; heir; hero; hire; hirer; hoar; hoarse; hoarser; hoer; hora; horse; HORSEHAIR; horsier; hose; hosier; rash; rasher; rehash; rhea; shah; share; sharer; shea; shear; shire; shirr; shoe; shore; sirrah.
Sirrah, thou art said to have a stubborn soul That apprehends no further than this world, And squar'st thy life according.
She began her career with Mal Sirrah in 2006 under the direction of esteemed designer and well known writer Malcolm Harris.
After Envy and Pleasure have passed over the stage and the masque is about to begin, Smirk pockets the ring to avoid losing it and, becoming visible, he is immediately and insultingly ("How now sirrah, what make you here?
Manchester Unity Australia * Marlowe Homes * Montana Nursing Home * Moran Health Care (Australia) (Little Bay) * New Horizons Enterprises & V Maksymow * Profke Holdings * Rasko Holdings * S & M Nirmalananda * Sirrah * TBG Senior Living Services * Tulich Familty Communities * Cranbrook Care Group (Minchinbury Manor) (currently non-ACAA Agreement) * Temahl (AUST) (currently non-ACAA Agreement) *
Many observers, the Director included, find it difficult to separate these two constellations, no doubt partly influenced by the fact that Sirrah, the star forming the easternmost top corner of the Square of Pegasus (and often known as delta Pegasi), is actually in Andromeda (alpha Andromedae).
Malcolm Harris, who is the Mal Sirrah designer, had thought it was a crank call when Jolie called him last week to order three of his "One Dress" frocks.