you've

contraction
\ ˈyüv How to pronounce you've (audio) , yəv \

Definition of you've

: you have

First Known Use of you've

circa 1600, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of you've was circa 1600

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“You've.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/you%27ve. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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you've

\ ˈyüv How to pronounce you've (audio) , yəv \

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