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uk   /huːd/ us   /huːd/
short form of who had: She wondered who'd sent her the mysterious email.
short form of who would: Well, who'd have thought Joey was going to become so successful?

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us   /hud/
contraction of who would or who had: Who’d (= Who would) have thought we’d be married for this long? It’s about a boy who’d (= who had) been around the world.
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