missus Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “missus” in the English Dictionary

"missus" in British English

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missusnoun [S]

uk   us   /ˈmɪs.ɪz/
informal wife: Me and the missus (= my ​wife) are going to ​our daughter's for ​Christmas. Have you ​met Jack's new missus? US informal old-fashioned (also Missus) a ​spokenform of mistress, ​meaning a woman who is in ​charge of a ​house and ​servants: The ​maid said that the missus was ​unkind to her. US informal (also Missus) a ​spokenform of Mrs., used when ​speaking to a woman: Is this ​yourpurse, missus?
(Definition of missus from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “missus”
in Chinese (Simplified) 妻子,老婆…
in Chinese (Traditional) 妻子,老婆…
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