Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

his/her

play
adjective \ˈhiz-ˈhər, ˈhi-zər-ˈhər, ˈhiz-ˈslash-\

Definition of his/her

  1. :  his or her —used as an adjective of common gender



1952

First Known Use of his/her

1952


Learn More about his/her


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up his/her? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

not forbidden by law

Get Word of the Day daily email!