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i 1

Syllabification: i

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(i) Mathematics
The imaginary quantity equal to the square root of minus one. Compare with j.

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I 2 Syllabification: I
(also i)

noun (plural Is or I's)

1The ninth letter of the alphabet.
Example sentences
  • The letter i is made up of a single minim, with or without a dot above it.
  • However, because of the Latin contributions to English, the letter "i" does not always comply.
1.1Denoting the next after H in a set of items, categories, etc.
2The Roman numeral for one.
Example sentences
  • Only assets included in Section I that are pledged should be reported here.

Phrases

dot the i's and cross the t's

1
see dot1.

Words that rhyme with I

ally, Altai, apply, assai, awry, ay, aye, Baha'i, belie, bi, Bligh, buy, by, bye, bye-bye, chi, Chiangmai, Ciskei, comply, cry, Cy, Dai, defy, deny, Di, die, do-or-die, dry, Dubai, dye, espy, eye, fie, fly, forbye, fry, Frye, goodbye (US goodby), guy, hereby, hi, hie, high, imply, I-spy, July, kai, lie, lye, Mackay, misapply, my, nearby, nigh, Nye, outfly, passer-by, phi, pi, pie, ply, pry, psi, Qinghai, rai, rely, rocaille, rye, scry, serai, shanghai, shy, sigh, sky, Skye, sky-high, sly, spin-dry, spry, spy, sty, Sukhotai, supply, Tai, Thai, thereby, thigh, thy, tie, Transkei, try, tumble-dry, underlie, Versailles, Vi, vie, whereby, why, wry, Wye, xi, Xingtai, Yantai

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I 3 Syllabification: I

pronoun

[first person singular]
Used by a speaker to refer to himself or herself: accept me for what I am
More example sentences
  • If this was for real it would go down as the strangest mobile phone design that I have ever seen.
  • Anyway, here is the list of movies I watched.

noun

(the I) Philosophy Back to top  
(In metaphysics) the subject or object of self-consciousness; the ego.

Origin

Old English, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch ik and German ich, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin ego and Greek egō.

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  • ego from early 19th century:

    This is the Latin word for ‘I’. It came into English later than egotism (early 18th century) or egoism (late 18th century). I (Old English) goes back to the same Indo-European root.

Usage

On whether it is correct to say between you and I or between you and me, see between (usage) and personal pronoun. On whether it is correct to say Rachel and I went to Paris or Rachel and me went to Paris, see personal pronoun (usage).

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I 4 Syllabification: I

abbreviation

1.1(Preceding a highway number) Interstate.
1.2 (I.) Island(s) or Isle(s) (chiefly on maps).

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1Electric current: V = I/R
1.1The chemical element iodine.

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