Bedeutung von “they” im Essential American English Dictionary


pronoun us /ðeɪ/

A1 used as the subject of the verb when meaning a group of people, animals, or things that have already been talked about:

I saw Kate and Nick yesterday – they came over for dinner.

B1 used to refer to a person when you want to avoid saying “he” or “she” or when you do not know if the person is male or female:

If anybody comes, they can wait in the hall.

people in general:

They say that money can’t buy happiness.

(Definition von “they” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)