There are 3 definitions of ER in English:

ER

Syllabification: ER

abbreviation

  • 1North American Emergency room.
  • 1.1Queen Elizabeth.
    [from Latin Elizabetha Regina]

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Word of the day grotesquerie
Pronunciation: grōˈteskərē
noun
grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively

There are 3 definitions of ER in English:

Er

Syllabification: Er

symbol

  • The chemical element erbium.

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There are 3 definitions of ER in English:

er

Syllabification: er
Pronunciation: /ə, ər
 
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exclamation

  • Expressing hesitation: “Would you like some tea?” “Er ... yes ... thank you.”
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    • Er, your shoulder? said Arthur in a horrified whisper
    • So we were gulping down our pasta and I said: "Er, er, things could be…"

Origin

natural utterance: first recorded in English in the mid 19th century.

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