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pronounnoun [C]

us   /ˈproʊˌnɑʊn/
grammar a word that is used instead of a noun or a noun phrase: Pronouns are often used to refer to a noun that has been previously mentioned. "She," "it," "them," and "who" are all examples of pronouns.
grammar a word that is used instead of a noun or a noun phrase: Pronouns are often used to refer to a noun that has been previously mentioned. "She," "it," "them," and "who" are all examples of pronouns.
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pronounnoun [C]

uk   /ˈprəʊ.naʊn/ us   /ˈproʊ.naʊn/
B1 a word that is used instead of a noun or a noun phrase: Pronouns are often used to refer to a noun that has already been mentioned. "She", "it", and "who" are all examples of pronouns.

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adjective uk   /prəʊˈnɒm.ɪ.nəl/ us   /proʊˈnɑː.mə.nəl/ specialized
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Translations of “pronoun”
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in Arabic ضَمير (نَحو)…
in Malaysian kata ganti nama…
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in Italian pronome…
in Turkish zamir, adıl…
in Polish zaimek…
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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