us

play
pronoun \ˈəs\

Definition of us

  1. objective case of we

Examples of us in a sentence

  1. Does God walk among us?

Origin and Etymology of us

Middle English, from Old English ūs; akin to Old High German uns us, Latin nos


US

abbreviation
variants: or

U.S.

Definition of US

  1. United States


US Defined for English Language Learners

us

play
pronoun \ˈəs\

Definition of us for English Language Learners

  • —used to refer to the speaker and another person or group of people as the indirect object or direct object of a verb

  • : people in general


US Defined for Kids

us

play
pronoun \əs, ˈəs\

Definition of us for Students

  1. objective case of we


US

abbreviation

Definition of US for Students

  1. United States



Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to cast off or become cast off

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ