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you've

[ yoov; unstressed yoov, yuhv ]
/ yuv; unstressed yʊv, yəv /
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contraction of you have:You've already been there.
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British Dictionary definitions for you've

you've
/ (juːv, unstressed jʊv) /

contraction of
you have
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