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Definitions of You

  1. 2d pers. pron. pl., but also used as sing. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2. 2d pers. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  3. The personal pronoun of the second person plural; used in modern English to denote a single person, but retaining its plural construction, you are, were, etc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. The nominative and objective plu. of thou; you is now commonly used in ordinary language for thou and thee, being thus sing. or plu. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5. As well as sing. in the nominative or objective case; it is used, like on in French, for anyone; as, Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. Second pers. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for You

  1. How are you Stigler? – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  2. I want to take you there. – Moor Fires by E. H. (Emily Hilda) Young
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