Definition of 'mister'
Example sentences containing 'mister'
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You'll back off if you know what's good for you, mister, otherwise you're gonna get hurt. CODE BREAKER (1987)On the way down to the disco, Tillie'd said Andy's `A Telegraph, mister. AT THE STROKE OF TWELVE (1987)
`You got us mixed up with somebody else, mister ," said Frank with the same accent. THE TRAIL OF TERROR (THE THREE INVESTIGATORS MYSTERIES NO 39) (1987)
Trends of 'mister'
Used Occasionally. mister is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'mister'
British English: mister NOUN
Men are sometimes addressed as mister, especially by children and especially when the person talking to them does not know their name.
Look, Mister, we know our job, so don't try to tell us what to do.
Definition of mister from the Collins English Dictionary
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