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[mis-iz, -is] /ˈmɪs ɪz, -ɪs/

Older Use. wife:
I’ll have to ask the missis.
the mistress of a household.
/ˈmɪsɪz; -ɪs/
a variant spelling of missus

noun phrase

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


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