Definitions for MRˈmɪs tər; ˈmɛs ərz
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word MR
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Mr.ˈmɪs tər; ˈmɛs ərz(pl.)Messrs.
mister: a title of respect prefixed to a man's name or position:
Mr. Lawson; Mr. President.
a title prefixed to a mock surname that is used to represent possession of a particular attribute, identity, etc.:
Category: Common Vocabulary
Mister, Mr, Mr.(noun)
a form of address for a man
Mister, usually written in its abbreviated form Mr., is a commonly used English honorific for men. The title derived from master, as the equivalent female titles, Mrs, Miss, and Ms, all derived from the archaic mistress. The title master was retained and used for boys and young men, but is now less commonly used. The plural form is Misters, or the abbreviation Messrs. or Messrs. This is an English abbreviation of the French "messieurs", sometimes pronounced in English.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'MR' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #155
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'MR' in Written Corpus Frequency: #206
Rank popularity for the word 'MR' in Nouns Frequency: #9
Translations for MR
Find a translation for the MR definition in other languages:
Select another language: