if I were (someone)

Definition of if I were (someone)

  1. —used when expressing an opinion as to how another person should act or behave I'd study more if I were you. If I were him, I'd go see a doctor.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the 9th letter of the English alphabet

    :  a graphic representation of this letter

    :  a speech counterpart of orthographic i

  1. : industrial

    : initial

    : intelligence

  1. : imaginary unit

  1. : past tense second-person singular, past tense plural, and past subjunctive ofbe

  1. :  some person :  somebody

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a trip made at another's expense

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