Definition of its
: of or relating to it or itself especially as possessor, agent, or object of an action going to its kennel a child proud of its first drawings its final enactment into law
Examples of its in a Sentence
the dog in its kennel
The landscape is beautiful in its own unique way.
Each region has its own customs.
The company is hoping to increase its sales.
Recent Examples of its from the Web
If America misses its global target—and nothing happens—
In addition to forming the corruption and fraud task force, ADOC has increased facility inspections and searches and is in the process of installing new body scanners in its facilities for finding and detecting contraband.
The nationalists took 56 out of Scotland’s 59 electoral districts in 2015 and the Tories are aiming to win some of them on June 8 after the Labour Party’s widespread loss of support in what used to be one of its heartlands.
Its supporters include religious zealots and nationalists often unconcerned with the niceties of democracy, and others hoping circumstances will somehow change.
The center is funded mostly by the Chicago Department of Public Health, said its executive director, Christine Haley.
Critics worry that the law signed Friday could force Nashville to allow guns at its main bus station, Music City Central, and on buses.
The Dolphins were 10-6 last season and made the playoffs for the first time in eight years, while UM finished 9-4 after winning its first bowl game in 10 years.
The concept of a free press has been integral to the American idea since its inception.
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First Known Use of its
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Definition of its for English Language Learners
: relating to or belonging to a certain thing, animal, etc. : made or done by a certain thing, animal, etc.
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Definition of its for Students
: relating to or belonging to it or itself The fox licked its sore paw.
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