we

pronoun, plural in construction \ ˈwē \
1 : I and the rest of a group that includes me : you and I : you and I and another or others : I and another or others not including you used as pronoun of the first person plural
  • We live here.
  • We would like to order now.
  • We had a party at school.
— compare i, our, ours, us
2 : 1i used by sovereigns used by writers to keep an impersonal character
3 : you 1 used coaxingly
  • We don't want to wake our guests, do we?
, encouragingly
  • We are looking much better this morning.
, or in sarcasm
  • A little snippy, are we?

Origin and Etymology of we

Middle English, from Old English ; akin to Old High German wir we, Sanskrit vayam

We

abbreviation
variants: or Wed
Wednesday


WE Defined for Kids

we

pronoun \ ˈwē \
: I and at least one other

We.

abbreviation
Wednesday


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