pronoun, singular, nominative thou; possessive thy or thine; objective thee; plural, nominative you or ye; possessive your or yours; objective you or ye.
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Definition for thou (2 of 2)
noun, plural thous, (as after a numeral) thou. Slang.
Origin of thou2
Examples from the Web for thou
In an arms races to prove they are holier than thou, rabbis add more and more prohibitions and prerequisites.Why Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Babies Keep Getting Herpes|Emily Shire|July 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy wife, and thy sons, and thy sons' wives with thee.The Story of Noah's Ark From the Bible’s Book of Genesis|The Daily Beast|March 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
According to the politest version, the Cossacks replied: Thou Turkish Devil!
American declinism is the prophetic motif: If you will pray, thou shalt be redeemed.Sunday Q&A: Josef Joffe on the Myth of American Decline|Michael Moynihan|November 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Hymns are Breathe on Me, Breath of God and Be Thou My Vision.First Photograph of Prince George at Christening as Godparents Finally Named|Tom Sykes|October 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
To confirm this remark let the sentences be inverted; "thou art an hard man, I knew thee to be such, or I knew it."Dissertation on the English Language|Noah Webster, Jr.
Nay”—as the youth looked up in astonishment—“nay, answer me not, for I know what thou wouldst have.Hero Tales and Legends of the Rhine|Lewis Spence
Thou must not be angry with me, my mother; only fools get angry at the truth.A Nobleman's Nest|Ivan Turgenieff
Blessed be thou, thou art a prince and born in the illustrious line of Matsyas.The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 4|Kisari Mohan Ganguli
But I see that thou art wont to commit thy understanding to the custody of thy wife.'Midst the Wild Carpathians|Mr Jkai