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pronoun US English

A word that can function by itself as a noun phrase and that refers either to the participants in the discourse (e.g., I, you) or to someone or something mentioned elsewhere in the discourse (e.g., she, it, this)

impersonal pronoun US English

The pronoun it when used without definite reference or antecedent, as in it was snowing and it seems hard to believe

indefinite pronoun US English

A pronoun that does not refer to any person, amount, or thing in particular, e.g., anything, something, anyone, everyone

personal pronoun US English

Each of the pronouns in English (I, you, he, she, it, we, they, me, him, her, us, and them) comprising a set that shows contrasts of person, gender, number, and case

possessive pronoun US English

A pronoun indicating possession, for example mine, yours, hers, theirs