Definitions for USʌs
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the objective case of we , used as a direct or indirect object:
They took us to the circus. She asked us the way.
Category: Function Word
(used in place of the pronoun we in the predicate after the verb to be):
Category: Common Vocabulary, Function Word, Informal
(used instead of the pronoun our before a gerund or present participle):
She graciously forgave us spilling the gravy on the tablecloth.
Category: Function Word, Informal
* Usage: See me.
Origin of us:
bef. 900; ME, OE, c. OS ūs, OHG
Category: Geography (places)
where mentioned above.
Origin of u.s.:
< L ubi suprā
United States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.(noun)
North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
the United States; the country in North America between Canada and Mexico
She lives in the U.S.
the object of "we", indicates the group the speaker is a part of
Give us a few minutes to talk.; The officer walked over to us.
American; related to the United States.
Origin: From us, from us, from uns, from ne-. Cognate with us, us, us, ons, uns, os, nos.
the persons speaking, regarded as an object; ourselves; -- the objective case of we. See We
United States Dollar
The United States dollar is referred to as the U.S. dollar, American dollar, US Dollar or Federal Reserve Note. It is the official currency of the United States and its overseas territories. It is divided into 100 smaller units called cents. The U.S. dollar is fiat money. It is the currency most used in international transactions and is the world's most dominant reserve currency. Several countries use it as their official currency, and in many others it is the de facto currency. It is also used as the sole currency in two British Overseas Territories: the British Virgin Islands and the Turks and Caicos islands.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'US' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #146
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'US' in Written Corpus Frequency: #140
Translations for US
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(used as the object of a verb or preposition) the speaker or writer plus one or more other people
She gave us a present; A plane flew over us.
- إيانا: ضَمير المفعول به للمُتَكَلِّمينArabic
- nosPortuguese (BR)
- nám, násCzech
- εμάς, μαςGreek
- nos, nosotros; nos, nosotrasSpanish
- meie, meid, meileEstonian
- meidän, meidät, meilleFinnish
- हमें, हमकोHindi
- mi, nasCroatian
- minket; nekünkHungarian
- noi, ci, ceItalian
- (we의 목적격Korean
- mus, mumsLithuanian
- mūs; mumsLatvian
- nam, nasPolish
- موږ، موږ تهPashto
- pe noi; nouă, ne, niRomanian
- nám, násSlovak
- nas, namSlovenian
- bizi, bizeTurkish
- 我們(受格)Chinese (Trad.)
- нас, нам, намиUkrainian
- ہم سبUrdu
- chúng tôi, chúng taVietnamese
- 我们（宾格）Chinese (Simp.)
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