Definition of Mr.
- spoke to Mr. Doe
- May I ask one more question, Mr. President?
- Mr. Baseball
Origin and Etymology of mr.
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of Mr. for English Language Learners
—used as a title when speaking to a man who has an honored position or office
—used as part of a title for a man who has won a contest
—used to refer to a man who is very successful and famous for a particular activity (such as a sport) or who has a particular quality
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