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 Mr pronunciation in British English /ˈmɪstə(r)/
  1. 1
    used in front of the name of a man when talking politely to him or about him. Mr is a short form of Mister

    Mr Samuel Smith

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    1. a.
      a title used before the name of a man’s position when speaking to him

      Mr Prime Minister, I have a question about the economy.

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  2. 2
    humorous used before a noun or adjective for saying that a man represents a particular quality or thing

    He’s Mr Nice – the perfect man to take home to meet the folks.


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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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