she/he

[ shee-er-hee, shee-hee ]
/ ˈʃi ərˈhi, ˈʃiˈhi /

a combined form used to replace a singular nominative pronoun in denoting a person of either sex: Each employee must sign the register when she/he enters or leaves.

Nearby words

  1. she-crab soup,
  2. she-devil,
  3. she-male,
  4. she-oak,
  5. she-wolf,
  6. shea,
  7. shea butter,
  8. shea nut,
  9. shea tree,
  10. sheading

Compare s/he.

Usage note

See he1.

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