Definition of Mrs abbreviation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(British English) (also Mrs. North American English, British English) abbreviation
BrE BrE//ˈmɪsɪz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɪsɪz//
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a title that comes before a married woman’s family name or before her first and family names together Mrs Hill Mrs Susan Hill Mr and Mrs Hill compare Miss, Ms Word Originearly 17th cent.: abbreviation of mistress; compare with missus.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Mrs