they're

[th air; unstressed th er]

contraction of they are.

Nearby words

  1. thews,
  2. they,
  3. they also serve who only stand and wait,
  4. they'd,
  5. they'll,
  6. they've,
  7. thg,
  8. thi,
  9. thi-,
  10. thiabendazole

Can be confusedtheir there they're

Usage note


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British Dictionary definitions for they're

they're

contraction of

they are
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