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Affectionate TermPlay
Used fondly when referring to one's spouse, showing affection or humor. SlideThe missus made her famous lasagna tonight.
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Slightly OutdatedPlay
Considered a bit old-fashioned, but still used in casual, modern conversation. SlideGoing out for a pint later, if the missus gives the nod.
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Not For Formal UsePlay
Avoid using 'missus' in formal settings or with people you're not familiar with. SlideI'll check with my wife; 'missus' isn't appropriate here.