Mr.


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Mr.

 (mĭs′tər)
n. pl. Messrs. (mĕs′ərz)
1. Mister. Used as a courtesy title before the surname or full name of a man. See Usage Note at Ms..
2. Used in informal titles for a man to indicate the epitomizing of an attribute or activity: Mr. Suave; Mr. Baseball.

[Middle English, abbreviation of maister, master; see master.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mr. - a form of address for a manMr. - a form of address for a man    
form of address, title of respect, title - an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'; "the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title"
Translations

mr.

الْسَّيِد pan hr. Herr Κος Sr. herra M. gospodin signor 男性の名字の前に付ける敬称 ...씨 Dhr herr Pan Sr. господин herr นาย Bay Ông 先生
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