Definitions of My

  1. One of the possessive forms of the personal pron. I, the other being mine,-my is used before a word beginning with a vowel or a consonant, and mine usually before a vowel only; in common usage my is put before the noun, but mine follows it, and usually stands alone, as, this is my coat, that coat is mine. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  2. Belonging to me. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  3. Of or belonging to me. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for My

  1. Stay, my child, why did you come? – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  2. My wife went out. – The Lucky Man by Michel Baron, translated by Frank J. Morlock