pronoun, singular nominative she,possessive her or hers,objective her;plural nominative they,possessive their or theirs,objective them.
noun, plural shes.
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Origin of she
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Example sentences from the Web for she
And without physical evidence, cases often come down to “he said/she said.”No Wonder Cosby's Keeping Quiet: He Could Still Be Prosecuted|Jay Michaelson|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They would later be dubbed a “bloodthirsty” “lesbian she-wolf pack” and—most famously—“a seething, Sapphic septet.”‘Out in the Night’ and the Redemption of the ‘Killer Lesbian Gang'|Nina Strochlic|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is just one voter out of many, naturally, but he/she has enough to say for an army.A Tony Voter on Bryan Cranston’s Overrated LBJ, Neil Patrick Harris’s Underwhelming Hedwig|Michael Musto|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
No he-said-she-said, no muffled sounds through the dorm ceiling, no “Maybe he has other issues.”Your Princess Is in Another Castle: Misogyny, Entitlement, and Nerds|Arthur Chu|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the term “she-male,” GLAAD has issued similar condemnations.
Sometimes far up in the hills a she-fox would bark, or some too-aged tree of the forest would come down with a booming crash.Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair
She was very angry with Crozier, for it was absurd, that look of deprecating homage, that "Hush-she-is-coming" in his eyes.You Never Know Your Luck, Complete|Gilbert Parker
The males have nearly an equal vehement desire for the female mule, the she-ass, and the mare.
A too strong ardour is often attended with sterility; and the female mule is at least as ardent as the she-ass.
The he and she-ass, therefore, both incline to sterility by common and also by different qualities.
British Dictionary definitions for she
- a female person or animal
- (in combination)she-cat