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Definition of "marm" [marm]

  • Madam; a polite term of address for a lady. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "marm" in a sentence
  • "My missus wanted me to call her 'marm' but I always forgot."
  • "You name any kind of a racket-dope, prostitution, gambling, protection'shakedowns, illicit-gem buying, shylocking, stolen goods-and Inger'marm's at the back of it."
  • "The butternut jacket with blue pants of the Federal soldier, the homespun shirt with the cast-off pants of some lucky officer; and the black broadcloth frock and jauntily-cut pants that some friendly lady had ransacked her absent one's stores to give, all appeared on dress parade; surmounted by every variety of head gear, from the straw hat of many seasons to the woolen night-cap the good "marm" had knitted."