plural Messrs. [mes-erz] /ˈmɛs ərz/.
Examples from the Web for mr
Mr Obama said, through laughter, according to an eyewitness report of the meeting in The Telegraph.
Mr Anderson Wheeler travelled from Tanzania where he works as a big game hunter to give evidence yesterday.
The Daily Mail reports that Mr Anderson Wheeler, 34, said: “I found it very harassing and unnerving.”
A network insider insisted: “No expletives were uttered by Mr Mason in the recording of his rant.”
Asked why he had not, Mr Varey said: "One day I will when I make my move".
Mr Rushton was sent for, and he said that he couldn't understand it at all!The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists|Robert Tressell
Mr Riddell knows very little about sports, though I do hear he was seen coxing a schoolhouse boat this morning.The Willoughby Captains|Talbot Baines Reed
He left Mr Monypenny with his head full of thoughts which were not all heroic.The Ladies Lindores, Vol. 3(of 3)|Margaret Oliphant
And what may be your business with me, Mr Second Lieutenant?The Fixed Period|Anthony Trollope
“Glad to see you, little girl,” said Mr Shank, as he led the way into his room.Ned Garth|W. H. G. Kingston
noun plural Messrs (ˈmɛsəz)
Word Origin for Mr
mid-15c., abbreviation of master (n.); also see mister. Used from 1814 with a following noun or adjective, to denote "the exemplar or embodiment of that quality" (e.g. Mr. Right "the only man a woman wishes to marry," 1826; Mr. Fix-It, 1912; Mr. Big, 1940). The plural Messrs. (1779) is an abbreviation of French messieurs, plural of monsieur, used in English to supply the plural of Mr., which is lacking.