The leader of a gang: He was trying to be Mister Man (1990s+ Street gang)
[turm] /tɜrm/ noun 1. a word or group of words designating something, especially in a particular field, as atom in physics, quietism in theology, adze in carpentry, or district leader in politics. 2. any word or group of words considered as a member of a construction or utterance. 3. the time or period through which […]
- Mister right
noun phrase The person one would and should happily marry; one’s dream mate: The Kathleen Norris heroine who didn’t wait for Mr Right (1937+)
- Mister tom
noun phrase A black man who wishes to be or has been assimilated into the white middle-class culture; uncle tom (1960s+ Black)
[mist-flou-er] /ˈmɪstˌflaʊ ər/ noun 1. a North American composite plant, Eupatorium coelestinum, having heads of blue .