Definition of theirs in English:


Line breaks: theirs
Pronunciation: /ðɛːz


  • Used to refer to a thing or things belonging to or associated with two or more people or things previously mentioned: they think everything is theirs a favourite game of theirs
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    • This makes a certain amount of sense, as theirs is the only network that can do this.
    • They even speak our language; or it might be more accurate to say, we speak theirs.
    • Scorsese's film of course centres around these people, but it is his film, not theirs.


Middle English: from their + -'s1.


There is no need for an apostrophe: the spelling should be theirs not their’s.

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