her

7 ENTRIES FOUND:

1her

adjective \(h)ər, ˈhər\

: relating to or belonging to a certain woman, girl, or female animal : made or done by a certain woman, girl, or female animal

Full Definition of HER

:  of or relating to her or herself especially as possessor, agent, or object of an action <her house> <her research> — compare 1she

Examples of HER

  1. She bought her own house.
  2. Her parents will visit soon.
  3. I would like to read some of her essays.
  4. She was jailed for her crime.
  5. It's her turn to play.

Origin of HER

Middle English hire, from Old English hiere, genitive of hēo she — more at he
First Known Use: before 12th century

2her

pronoun

—used to refer to a certain woman, girl, or female animal as the object of a verb or a preposition

Full Definition of HER

objective case of she

3her

abbreviation

Definition of HER

heraldry

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