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second-person plural


    Noun

    second-person plural ( plural: second-person plurals )

    1. ( grammar ) The form of a verb used ( in English and other languages ) with the pronoun you in its plural sense ( or its equivalent in other languages ) .
      "Are" is the second-person plural of the verb "to be" .

    In some areas of the US, y'all is used instead of you to indicate the second-person plural, which is otherwise indistinguishable from the second-person singular .


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    By Wiktionary ( 2010/09/01 07:43 UTC Version )

    Noun

    second-person plural ( plural: second-person plurals )

    1. ( grammar ) The form of a verb used ( in English and other languages ) with the pronoun you in its plural sense ( or its equivalent in other languages ) .
      "Are" is the second-person plural of the verb "to be" .