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English definition of “us”

us

pronoun uk   strong /ʌs/ weak /əs/ us  

us pronoun (GROUP)

A1 used as the object of a verb or a preposition to refer to a group that includes the speaker and at least one other person: Thank you for driving us to the station. Many of us in the editorial department disagree with the changes that are happening.Personal pronouns

us pronoun (ME)

UK not standard (especially used in spoken English) me: Give us a light, mate. Give us it here and I'll see if I can mend it.Personal pronouns

us

determiner uk   strong /ʌs/ weak /əs/ Northern English not standard us  
our: Where've you parked us car?Possessive forms
(Definition of us from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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