you-all

pronoun \ yü-ˈȯl , ˈyü-ˌȯl ; ˈyȯl \
variants: or play \ˈyȯl\

Definition of you-all

chiefly Southern
: you usually used in addressing two or more persons

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Definition of you-all for English Language Learners

  • —used mainly in speech in the Southern U.S. to address two or more people


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