How to use Monsieur in a sentence
I will bring him to you directly, Monsieur Dessalles.
Oh, it was beautiful, Monsieur Pierre!
His valet had orders to awake him every morning with the words, "Remember, monsieur le comte, that you have great things to do."
It is probably in Sibylle and in Julia de Trecceur that he can now be studied to most advantage, though Monsieur de Camors gives a greater sense of power, and though Le Roman d'un jeune homme pauvre still preserves its popularity.
In 1867 he produced his masterpiece of Monsieur de Camors, and in 1872 he wrote Julia de Trecc ur, which is hardly less admirable.Advertisement
From 1853 Laffitte delivered Positivist lectures in the room formerly occupied by Comte in the rue Monsieur le Prince.
Monsieur le Vicomte quite rightly supposes that matters have already gone too far.
After the events of the 5th and 6th of October he consulted Mirabeau as to what measures the king ought to take, and Mirabeau, delighted at the opportunity, drew up an admirable state paper, which was presented to the king by Monsieur, afterwards Louis XVIII.
On the 10th of June 1584 the death of Monsieur, the duke of Anjou, brother of King Henry III., made Henry of Navarre heir presumptive to the throne of France.
After short stays at Avignon and Rome, Vincent found his way to Paris, where he became favourably known to Monsieur (afterwards Cardinal) de Berulle, who was then founding the congregation of the French Oratory.Advertisement
Among his other works are The Phantom Ship (1839); A Diary in America (1839); 011a Podrida (1840), a collection of miscellaneous papers; Poor Jack (1840); Joseph Rushbrook (1841); Percival Keene (1842); Monsieur Violet (1842); The Privateer's Man (1844); The Mission, or Scenes in Africa (1845); The Little Savage (1848-1849), published posthumously; and Valerie, not completed (1849).
The Gazette litteraire (1764-1766), which had Voltaire, Diderot and SaintLambert among its editors, was intended to swamp the small fry by criticism; the Journal des dames (1759-1778) was of a light magazine class; and the Journal de monsieur (1776-1783) had three phases of existence, and died after extending to thirty volumes.
The joy was general in Paris, where Calonne, accused of wishing to augment the imposts, was known as "Monsieur Deficit."
At the age of seventeen he saw Adele, the French daughter of Monsieur Domecq, Mr Ruskin's partner, a lovely girl of fifteen.
Then appears the Parisian Incroyable and grand seigneur - " Monsieur Lits," as the Parisians called him.Advertisement
In the same reign Moliere performed Monsieur de Pourceaugnac and Le Bourgeois gentilhomme for the first time in the theatre.
Her father was Gaston of Orleans, "Monsieur," the brother of Louis XIII.
Adding madame or monsieur to the end of your greeting makes it an adequate greeting in the eyes of the French.
It seems like Monsieur Eiffel was right, since many of the earliest critics either retracted their statements or publicly created works to honor the Eiffel Tower.
This song isn't really "by" Jarvis Cocker and Kid Loco, but rather is a cover a Serge Gainsbourg tune, featured on the new Serge Gainsbourg tribute album Monsieur Gainsbourg Revisited.Advertisement
In France the master of the horse ("Grand Ecuyer," or more usually "Monsieur le grand") was one of the seven great officers of the crown from 1617.
During the long absence of heirs to Louis XVI., " Monsieur," as heir to the throne, courted popularity and took an active part in politics, but the birth of a dauphin (1781) was a blow to his ambitions.
Last night Monsieur bourbon rounded off his performance by placing the three lions around him.
What an argumentative fellow you are, Monsieur Pierre!
Helene was touched, and more than once tears rose to her eyes and to those of Monsieur de Jobert and their voices trembled.Advertisement
Terrible in battle... gallant... with the fair" (he winked and smiled), "that's what the French are, Monsieur Pierre, aren't they?"
This letter having no other object, I pray God, monsieur le Prince Koutouzov, to keep you in His holy and gracious protection!
Monsieur Pierre, you say....
Yes, my dear Monsieur Pierre, I owe you a fine votive candle for saving me from that maniac....
Besides, Monsieur Kiril, you have only to say a word to the captain, you know.Advertisement
It is for your sake I mention it, Monsieur Kiril.
Give my respects to monsieur your father and my compliments to Mademoiselle Bourienne.
If it is true that Monsieur Denisov has made you a proposal, tell him he is a fool, that's all!
Murat's face beamed with stupid satisfaction as he listened to "Monsieur de Bal-macheve."
Let Monsieur de Beausset enter, and Fabvier too, he said, nodding to the aide-de-camp.Advertisement