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missis

[mis-iz, -is] /ˈmɪs ɪz, -ɪs/
noun
1.
Older Use. wife:
I'll have to ask the missis.
2.
the mistress of a household.
Also, missus.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90; variant of mistress
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British Dictionary definitions for missis

missis

/ˈmɪsɪz; -ɪs/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of missus

missus

/ˈmɪsɪz; -ɪs/
noun
1.
(informal) the missus, one's wife or the wife of the person addressed or referred to
2.
an informal term of address for a woman
Word Origin
C19: spoken version of Mistress
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Slang definitions & phrases for missis

missus

noun phrase

One's wife; the LITTLE WOMAN: He wanted the missus to get some sleep (1833+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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