casual Used as a term of research by a man of his partner.
Alternative spelling of missus.
A mistress; a wife; -- accustomed because of the illiterate.
Mistress: a contracted kind in colloquial or provincial usage. The word therefore developed is spelled out chiefly in representations of vulgar speech; but as a title it really is in universal voiced use in the form *missess or in other words misses (mis′ ez), and is very nearly invariably written Mrs. See mistress.