high explosive.Also HE
His Excellency; Her Excellency.
A Brief History Of The Letter HThough it’s a high-value letter in Scrabble and Words with Friends, H is a relatively common letter. Statistically speaking, it is the eighth most commonly used letter in the English language. That’s because H is usually paired with other consonants like wh, ch, sh, and gh. H is found in the most common two-letter pair (th) and in the most common three-letter combination (the). (The letter …
Definition for h.e. (2 of 2)
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British Dictionary definitions for h.e. (1 of 5)
the chemical symbol for
British Dictionary definitions for h.e. (2 of 5)
His (or Her) Excellency
British Dictionary definitions for h.e. (3 of 5)
/ (hiː, unstressed iː) /
refers to a male person or animalhe looks interesting; he's a fine stallion
refers to an indefinite antecedent such as one, whoever, or anybodyeverybody can do as he likes in this country
refers to a person or animal of unknown or unspecified sexa member of the party may vote as he sees fit
Word Origin for he
Old English hē; related to Old Saxon hie, Old High German her he, Old Slavonic sĭ this, Latin cis on this side
British Dictionary definitions for h.e. (4 of 5)
/ (heɪ, Hebrew he) /
the fifth letter of the Hebrew alphabet (ה), transliterated as h
British Dictionary definitions for h.e. (5 of 5)
/ (hiː, heɪ) /
an expression of amusement or derisionAlso: he-he!, hee-hee!
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Medicine definitions for h.e.
The symbol for the elementhelium
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Science definitions for h.e.
The symbol for helium.
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