What does demonstrative pronoun mean?

Definitions for demonstrative pronoun
demon·stra·tive pro·noun

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  1. demonstrative pronoun, demonstrativenoun

    a pronoun that points out an intended referent


  1. demonstrative pronounnoun

    a pronoun which replaces a noun whose identity can be understood from the context; it indicates whether the noun is singular or plural, and whether it is near or far from the speaker or writer


  1. demonstrative pronoun

    A demonstrative pronoun is a type of pronoun that is used in a sentence to point or refer directly to something specific. They are used to replace specific things or people that have been previously mentioned, identified, or understood from the context. The four most common demonstrative pronouns are this, that, these, and those.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of demonstrative pronoun in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of demonstrative pronoun in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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