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English definition of “your”

your

determiner (PEOPLE GENERALLY)    strong /jɔːr/ US  /jʊr/ weak /r/ US  //
B1 belonging or relating to people generally: Of course you want the best for your children. Garlic is good for your blood.Possessive forms informal said before a typical example of something is given: This isn't your usual science-fiction novel, but then Brinkworth isn't exactly your typical author.Typifying, illustrating and exemplifyingMeaning and significance Grammar:Pronouns: possessive (my, mine, your, yours, etc.)We use pronouns to refer to possession and ‘belonging’. There are two types: possessive pronouns and possessive determiners. We use possessive determiners before a noun. We use possessive pronouns in place of a noun:See more
(Definition of your determiner (PEOPLE GENERALLY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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