Definition of Pronoun. Meaning of Pronoun. Synonyms of Pronoun

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Definition of Pronoun

Pronoun
Pronoun Pro"noun, n. [Pref. pro- + noun: cf. F. pronom, L. pronomen. See Noun.] (Gram.) A word used instead of a noun or name, to avoid the repetition of it. The personal pronouns in English are I, thou or you, he, she, it, we, ye, and they.

Meaning of Pronoun from wikipedia

- linguistics and grammar, a pronoun (glossed PRO) is a word or a group of words that one may substitute for a noun or noun phrase. Pronouns have traditionally...
- In Modern English, it is a singular, neuter, third-person pronoun. In Modern English, it has only three shapes representing five word forms: it: the nominative...
- Personal pronouns are pronouns that are ****ociated primarily with a particular grammatical personfirst person (as I), second person (as you), or third...
- themselves (also themself and theirself), is a gender-neutral third-person pronoun. It typically occurs with an indeterminate antecedent, in sentences such...
- ****anese pronouns are words in the ****anese language used to address or refer to present people or things, where present means people or things that can...
- Look up pronoun in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Pronouns are a class of words. Pronoun may also refer to: Pronoun (publishing platform), a New York-based...
- A reflexive pronoun is a pronoun that refers to another noun or pronoun (its antecedent) within the same sentence. In the English language specifically...
- third-person pronoun is a pronoun that refers to an entity other than the speaker or listener. Some languages with gender-specific pronouns have them as...
- third-person personal pronouns beyond those that already exist in a language. In English, neopronouns replace the existing pronouns "he", "she", and "they"...
- A relative pronoun is a pronoun that marks a relative clause. An example is the word which in the sentence "This is the house which Jack built." Here the...