Meaning of “who's” in the English Dictionary


"who's" in English

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uk /huːz/ us /huːz/

short form of who has:

Who's been chosen, do you know?

short form of who is:

Who's that talking to Jason?

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

"who’s" in American English

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us /huz/

contraction of who is or who has:

Who’s (= Who is) coming over tonight?
This is Bob, who’s (= who has) kept our software running.

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