missus

[mis-uhz, -uhs]
noun
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missus or missis (ˈmɪsɪz, -ɪs, ˈmɪsɪz, -ɪs)
 
n
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
 
[C19: spoken version of Mistress]
 
missis or missis
 
n
 
[C19: spoken version of Mistress]

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missus
corruption of mistress; as oral form of Mrs., from 1790; the missus the wife attested by 1833.
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Example sentences
Conversely, the missus needs to be upfront about why she's insisting on access.
Me and the missus wondered if you would come by for dinner.
And his missus, so it seemed-all ambitions, airs and frocks.
And before he has been home a full day he and the missus are hiking off for a divorce.
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