• synonyms


or his'n

[hiz-uh n]
pronoun Nonstandard.
  1. his(def 2).
Show More

Origin of hisn

1350–1400; Middle English hysene; cf. hern2
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for hisn

Historical Examples of hisn

  • Then he busted out, and had another of them forty-rod laughs of hisn.

    Tom Sawyer, Detective

    Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

  • I went off by myself 'n got a good sized fish, but 'twant s' big 's hisn.

    Eben Holden

    Irving Bacheller

  • I hope that lily-flower o' hisn will be open in the mornin'.

  • Ah, I see—an old homestead; and that portrait in my room is the wife of 'hisn'?


    Maud Wilder Goodwin

  • Right up to that point it's hisn and nobody else ain't got no claim on it.