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they're
American English: /ðɛr/
British English: /ðɛː/
, /ˈðeɪə/
  • they are
    Example sentences
    • I wonder if he'll complain if they're used against him.
    • The cheapness and ubiquity of plastics, and the problems caused when they're carelessly thrown away, blind us to the utility and versatility of these marvellously mutable materials.
    • If they're asking too many personal questions, it's okay not to answer.

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