Advertisement

Advertisement

he's

[ heez; unstressed eez ]

  1. contraction of he is.
  2. contraction of he has.


he's

/ hiːz /

contraction of

  1. he is or he has


Discover More

Usage Note

Discover More

Example Sentences

And now that hes thoroughly up to it, lets have some supper, and get a snooze afore starting.

Yes; hes my boy, replied Sikes, looking hard at Oliver, and putting his hand abstractedly into the pocket where the pistol was.

I hoped that he wouldnt be home to lunch; hes awful cross, said Sue, with a pout and a flush.

Just wait till hes took to his room, an twould be betterindeed, believe your old Bridget, it would!

It seemed to the girls that they lived an eternity in the second before the woman said: No, no, hes not dead.

Advertisement

Word of the Day

steadfast

[sted-fast]

Meaning and examples

Start each day with the Word of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Dictionary.com Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement