personnoun [C]uk /ˈpɜː.sən/ us /ˈpɝː.sən/ plural people formal persons
person noun [C] (HUMAN)
- She's sure to get the job she wants - she's a very determined person.
- I don't know how it's possible for a person to disappear without trace.
- The jury has to decide whether a person is guilty or innocent of a crime.
- I think we've chosen the right person to lead the expedition.
- Who's the most famous person you've ever interviewed on TV?
person noun [C] (GRAMMAR)