- a married German woman: usually used as a title equivalent to Mrs and sometimes extended to older unmarried women
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- Foreign Termsa German title of respect and term of address for a married woman, corresponding to Mrs.
(frou′ən),USA pronunciation Eng.Fraus (frouz).USA pronunciation [German.]
- Foreign Termsa married woman;
- Foreign Termsthe conventional German title of respect and term of address for a married woman, corresponding to Mrs.