What does THEIR mean?

Definitions for THEIR
ðɛər; unstressed ðərTHEIR

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  1. their(Pronoun)

    Belonging to, from, of, or relating to, them.

  2. their(Pronoun)

    Belonging to someone of unspecified gender.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Their

    the possessive case of the personal pronoun they; as, their houses; their country

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Their

    thār, poss. adj. pron. of or belonging to them. [A.S. þára, gen. pl. of the def. art. (replaced the older hira).]

Editors Contribution

  1. their

    Relating to a person or group of people.

    Their teachers were excellent, motivated and inspiring and have many ways to teach the students.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 15, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'THEIR' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #38

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'THEIR' in Written Corpus Frequency: #119

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of THEIR in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of THEIR in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of THEIR in a Sentence

  1. Yonsei University:

    North Koreans are pretty strict about dealing with the nuclear issue in the context of their relationship with the United States, and so that of course is one of the big challenges for Moon because he's going to want to improve inter-Korean relations but he doesn't have much leverage on the nuclear issue.

  2. David Neuhauser:

    PrivateBancorp was reaching an inflection point where it was going to be harder for them to continue to grow their assets in the U.S. unless they were on the acquisition trail. It was ripe for consolidation.

  3. David Cameron:

    I feel we are making good progress with this argument, particularly about Britain being better off if we stay in, probably my greatest concern is doing everything we can in the next week in order to get people to register to vote, particularly young people because this is absolutely a vote about their future.

  4. William Adams:

    Men moving only in an official circle are apt to become merely official -- not to say arbitrary -- in their ideas, and are apter and apter with each passing day to forget that they only hold power in a representative capacity.

  5. Michael Gervais:

    Dr. Michael Gervais, Michael Gervais, said the pandemic has created an opportunity for successful people to explore other dimensions of their lives. When people are highly skilled at any craft, theres an identity trap that waits in the wings. Its called identify foreclosure.

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