Meaning of “person” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /ˈpɜːsən/ plural people

A1 [ C ] a human being:

You're the only person I know here.
He is a very dangerous person.

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in person

B2 If you do something in person, you go somewhere to do it yourself:

If you can't be there in person the next best thing is watching it on TV.
→ See also the first person , the second person , the third person

(Definition of “person” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)