Definition of Missy

1. Noun. A young woman. "A young lady of 18"




Definition of Missy

1. n. See Misy.

2. n. An affectionate, or contemptuous, form of miss; a young girl; a miss.

Definition of Missy

1. Proper noun. A diminutive of the female given name Melissa. ¹

2. Noun. A young female; miss. ¹

3. Adjective. Of, or pertaining to, female clothing or clothing sizes. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Missy

1. a young girl [n MISSIES]

Medical Definition of Missy

1. See Misy. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Missy

missuggestion
missuggestions
missuit
missuited
missuiting
missuits
missummation
missummations
missus
missuses
misswear
misswearing
misswears
misswore
missworn
missy (current term)
mist
mist-flower
mist over
mistag
mistagged
mistagging
mistags
mistakable
mistakably
mistake
mistakeless
mistaken
mistaken identity

Literary usage of Missy

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Literary Anecdotes of the Eighteenth Century: Comprising Biographical by John Nichols, Samuel Bentley (1812)
"Cassar De-missy, born at Berlin, June 2, 1703, was eldest son of Charles De-missy, merchant at Berlin, native of the province of Saintonge, ..."

2. A Surgeon in Khaki by Arthur Anderson Martin (1915)
"CHAPTER X. missy ON THE AISNE. WE left Serches at 5 pm and retraced our road for about two miles till we reached the ancient Chateau- farm of Mont de ..."

3. Readings in European History: A Collection of Extracts from the Sources by James Harvey Robinson (1906)
"A French historical writer of the first half of the eighteenth century, Jean Rousset de missy,1 wrote a life of Peter the Great. Although the author never ..."

4. Readings in Modern European History: A Collection of Extracts from the by James Harvey Robinson, Charles Austin Beard (1908)
"A French historical writer of the first half of the eighteenth century, Jean Rousset de missy, wrote a life of Peter the Great. ..."

5. The Gentleman's Magazine (1836)
"missy Sally, him say him do so. Him money spent, Sally bid him bye, And from Peter away him go. Fye, missy Sally, fye on you! Poor blacky Peter what him do ..."

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