missy

noun
\ ˈmi-sē How to pronounce missy (audio) \

Definition of missy

: a young girl : miss

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Synonyms for missy

Synonyms

filly, girl, lass, lassie, miss, nymph, sheila [Australian & New Zealand]

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Examples of missy in a Sentence

and how old is the little missy?

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Judges will pick the best ones and the winning master and missy will get free ice cream for a year from Ferch's Malt Shoppe & Grille, receive other prizes and will get to ride in two village parades, Ouellette said. Jane Ford-stewart, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Winterfest means fun, now food in historic Greendale," 19 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of missy

1676, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of missy was in 1676

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