Meaning of “they'll” in the English Dictionary

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"they'll" in British English

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they'll

uk /ðeɪl/ us /ðeɪl/

short form of they will:

They'll be here any minute, so put your coat on.

More examples

  • They'll only be a minute.
  • They'll want something to eat.
  • I hope they'll come to my party.
  • I wonder if they'll be wearing fancy dress.
  • They'll probably be late.

(Definition of “they'll” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"they’ll" in American English

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they’ll

us /ðeɪl/

contraction of they will or they shall:

They’ll be in Baltimore for the next few days.

(Definition of “they’ll” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)