it

1
[ it ]
/ ɪt /

pronoun, nominative it,possessive its or (Obsolete or Dialect) it,objective it;plural nominative they,possessive their or theirs,objective them.

noun

(in children's games) the player called upon to perform some task, as, in tag, the one who must catch the other players.
Slang.
  1. sex appeal.
  2. sexual intercourse.

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“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”

Idioms for it

Origin of it

1
before 900; Middle English, variant of Middle English, Old English hit, neuter of he1

grammar notes for it

See me.

Definition for it (2 of 5)

it2
[ it ]
/ ɪt /

noun British Informal.

sweet vermouth: gin and it.

Origin of it

2
1930–35; It(alian vermouth)

Definition for it (3 of 5)

It

abbreviation

Definition for it (4 of 5)

Definition for it (5 of 5)

It.

Italian.
Italy.
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British Dictionary definitions for it (1 of 4)

it1
/ (ɪt) /

pronoun (subjective or objective)

noun

Word Origin for it

Old English hit

British Dictionary definitions for it (2 of 4)

it2

the internet domain name for

Italy

British Dictionary definitions for it (3 of 4)

IT

abbreviation for

information technology

British Dictionary definitions for it (4 of 4)

It.

abbreviation for

Italian
Italy
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Idioms and Phrases with it

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