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mister

noun mis·ter \ ˈmis-tər , for sense 1 ˌmis-tər or in rapid speech (ˌ)mis(t) \

Definition of mister

1 capitalized :mr. used sometimes in writing instead of Mr.
2 :sir used without a name as a generalized term of direct address of a man who is a stranger
  • hey, mister, do you want to buy a paper
3 :husband

Origin and Etymology of mister

alteration of 1master


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mister

noun mist·er \ ˈmis-tər \

Definition of mister

:a device for spraying a mist

Origin and Etymology of mister


MISTER Defined for Kids

mister

noun mis·ter \ ˈmi-stər \

Definition of mister for Students

1 capitalized used sometimes in writing instead of the usual Mr.
2 :sir 1
  • Do you want a paper, mister?


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