Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Ms"

The meaning of "Ms" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does ms brainy mean?
A: Brainy is a complement to someone who is consistently or known for being smart or clever. Mostly used toward adolescent women, it is also used as a sexist or misogynistic put down, as in the multi layered Japanese おたく
It’s fairly obscure these days so it may be safe to use sincerely in its original meaning “ a lot of brains”, able to think well.

Synonyms of "Ms" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between ms and mrs ?
A: If someone would like to be addressed as MS, it means they don’t wish to reveal their marriage status. Mrs is clearly a married woman.
Q: What is the difference between ma'am and ms. ?
A: Think of one as an honorific (Ms.), and the other as a pronoun (ma’am).

For example: you can say “I’m sorry, ma’am,” but not “I’m sorry, Ms.”

‘Ms.’ is usually paired with somebody of higher status’ last name. (Like a teacher, or an older woman.)

For example: you can say “Hello, Ms.Chin,” but not, “Hello, ma’am Chin.”

They are both also feminine.

Translations of "Ms"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? ms riyad khan
A: It means👉🏾O Riyad Khan
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? ms word ka prayog
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? ms
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Ms"

Q: when I don't have sure and I say let ms see? Does this sound natural?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: what "ms, mrs, miss" are short for?
A: "Miss" is used for an unmarried woman.

"Mrs" is used for married woman.

I've personally never seen "ms" used in my life until now but a google search says that it is neutral. If you don't know for certain if the woman is married or unmarried, you use "ms".

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

Latest words

ms

HiNative is a platform for users to exchange their knowledge about different languages and cultures. We cannot guarantee that every answer is 100% accurate.

Newest Questions
Topic Questions
Recommended Questions