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herpronoun

us   /hɜr, hər/ female
  • her pronoun (POSSESSIVE)

belonging to or connected with the person mentioned; the possessive form of she, used before a noun: Her name is Linda. She met her husband in college.
  • her pronoun (OBJECTIVE)

the female being spoken about, who has already been mentioned; the objective form of she: I saw her yesterday.
(Definition of her from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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herpronoun

uk   strong /hɜːr/ weak /r/ /ər/ us   /hɝː/ // /ɚ/
A1 used, usually as the object of a verb or preposition, to refer to a woman, girl, or female animal that has just been mentioned or is just about to be mentioned: If your sister's around, bring her too. I gave her the letter. She's a beautiful horse - how long have you had her?
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used to refer to a country, a boat, or a car: God bless this ship and all who sail in her.

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herdeterminer

/hɜːr/ /r/ /ər/ /hɝː/ // /ɚ/
(Definition of her from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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