we

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pronoun, plural in construction \ˈwē\

Definition of we

  1. 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. 2 :  1i —used by sovereigns —used by writers to keep an impersonal character

  3. 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


First Known Use: before 12th century


We

abbreviation
variants: or

Wed

Definition of We

  1. Wednesday



WE Defined for Kids

we

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pronoun \ˈwē\

Definition of we for Students

  1. :  I and at least one other



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