Meaning of “we've” in the English Dictionary


"we've" in English

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uk /ˈwiːv/ /wiv/ us /ˈwiːv/ /wiv/

short form of we have:

We've been married eight years.

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

"we’ve" in American English

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us /wiv/

contraction of we have:

It's been over a year since we've done that.

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