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they

they

 
pronunciation:
theI
part of speech: pronoun
definition 1: those people or things being pointed to.
What are they doing here?
definition 2: the people, things, or animals already mentioned.
Look at your parents! They are actually dancing together!The dogs? They are in the kennel.
definition 3: many people or society in general.
They said it couldn't be done.They say that time heals all wounds; I hope it's true.
definition 4: some unspecified people.
They tell me you're quitting.
definition 5: (informal) used to mean "that person," especially when the gender of the referred to person is not known or is unimportant.
Somebody called for you, but they didn't give their name.I spoke to someone at the restaurant, and they said they found my wallet.