Share this entry

Share this page

's

Line breaks: 's
Pronunciation: /s
 
, z
 
after a vowel sound or voiced consonant/
informal

Definition of 's in English:

contraction

1Is: it’s raining
1.1Has: she’s gone
1.2Us: let’s go
1.3Does: what’s he do?

Definition of 's in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day peart
Pronunciation: pɪət
adjective
lively; cheerful