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miss. Unabridged
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  • I don't mean those worthless words that so many beggars use without meaning: "A thousand blessings on your head, Miss."

    The Pearl of Love Madeline Leslie
  • And they think you are resolved to break theirs: so tit for tat, Miss.

    Clarissa, Volume 1 (of 9) Samuel Richardson
  • Wainwright waved away all such trifling barriers as "Mister" and "Miss." He came towards her with his face stern and determined.

    Van Bibber and Others Richard Harding Davis
  • But you may prevent all, by one word: and I wish you would, Miss.

    Clarissa, Volume 2 (of 9) Samuel Richardson
  • Alice, did I not tell you that you were on no account to call her Miss.

    Merkland Mrs. Oliphant
British Dictionary definitions for Miss.


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