Associations to the word «Pronoun»


PRONOUN, noun. (grammar) A type of noun that refers anaphorically to another noun or noun phrase, but which cannot ordinarily be preceded by a determiner and rarely takes an attributive adjective. English examples include I, you, him, who, me, my, each other.
PRONOUN DEMONSTRATIVE, noun. (grammar) Alternative form of demonstrative pronoun

Dictionary definition

PRONOUN, noun. A function word that is used in place of a noun or noun phrase.

Wise words

If you wish to know the mind of a man, listen to his words.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe