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"me" in British English

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mepronoun

uk   /miː/ /mi/ us   /miː/ /mi/
A1 used, usually as the object of a verb or preposition, to refer to the person speaking or writing: Is there one for me? She gave me some money. Could you pass me that book? It wasn't me who offered to go, it was Charlotte.
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menoun [S]

uk   /miː/ us   /miː/

MEnoun

uk   /ˌemˈiː/ us   /ˌemˈiː/
  • ME noun (ILLNESS)

[U] UK abbreviation for myalgic encephalomyelitis: an illness, sometimes lasting for several years, in which a person's muscles and joints (= places where two bones are connected) hurt and they are generally very tired
  • ME noun (ADDRESS)

written abbreviation for the US state of Maine: used in addresses
(Definition of me from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"me" in American English

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mepronoun

us   /mi/
the person speaking; the objective form of I: Pass me that book/Pass that book to me. "I want to go to the store." "Me, too (= I also want to go)." "I’d never go there alone at night." "Me neither (= I also would not)."
(Definition of me from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “me”
in Korean 나…
in Arabic أنا…
in Malaysian saya…
in French m’, me, moi…
in Russian я, меня, мне…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於動詞或介詞後)我…
in Italian me, mi, a me…
in Turkish beni, bana…
in Polish mi, mnie, mną…
in Spanish me, mí, yo…
in Vietnamese tôi, tao, tớ…
in Portuguese me, mim…
in Thai ฉัน…
in German mich, mir, ich…
in Catalan em, mi, jo…
in Japanese 私を(に、と)、”I” の目的格…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于动词或介词后)我…
in Indonesian saya…
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“me” in British English

Watching the detectorists
Watching the detectorists
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May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

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