Definition of “the second person” - English Dictionary


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

“second person” in American English

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second personnoun [ U ]

us /ˈsek·ənd ˈpɜr·sən/

grammar the form of pronouns and verbs that people use when speaking or writing to someone else:

"You" and "your" are second person pronouns.

(Definition of “second person” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)