Meaning of “they're” in the English Dictionary

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"they're" in British English

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they're

uk /ðeər/ us /ðer/

short form of they are:

They're so in love.

More examples

  • They're going to move house soon.
  • She said that they're planning a camping trip.
  • I hope they're not disappointed.
  • They're all members of the same family.
  • I don't know if they're on their way yet.

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

"they’re" in American English

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they’re

us /ðeər/

contraction of they are:

They're taking attendance.

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

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