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person  

EN[ˈpɹsn̩] [ˈpɝsən] [ˈpɜːsən] [-ɜː(ɹ)sən]
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    Definition of person in English Dictionary

  • NomPLpersonsPLpeoplePREPerso-SUF-person
    1. An individual; usually a human being.
      1. his first appearance upon the stage in his new person of a sycophant or juggler
      2. three persons and one God
      3. Jack's always been a dog person, but I prefer cats.
    2. The physical body of a being seen as distinct from the mind, character, etc.
      1. (law) Any individual or formal organization with standing before the courts.
        1. At common law a corporation or a trust is legally a person.
      2. (law) The human genitalia; specifically, the penis.
        1. (grammar) A linguistic category used to distinguish between the speaker of an utterance and those to whom or about whom he is speaking. See grammatical person.
          1. (biology) A shoot or bud of a plant; a polyp or zooid of the compound Hydrozoa, Anthozoa, etc.; also, an individual, in the narrowest sense, among the higher animals.
          2. VerbeSGpersonsPRpersoningPT, PPpersoned
            1. OBS VT To represent as a person; to personify; to impersonate.
              1. VT (gender-neutral) To man.
              2. Plus d'exemples
                1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
                  • Office wear also has to be suitable for movement, to accommodate the billion microjourneys a person takes each day to the supply closet or the coffee machine or the restroom.
                  • Rich countries are backsliding on their commitment to agree to new WTO measures to help people in poor countries gain access to affordable medicines. — Oxfam press release, 24 June 2002
                  • Some people console themselves with the thought that, basically, worse things happen at sea: in middle-class Britain today, particularly familied fortysomethings, it’s Chicken-Licken time.
                2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
                  • People who do not speak a second language find that they lose out when looking for a job.
                  • People are dying of starvation all over the world. ‎
                  • People also come in full of misgivings about "overwinding" their watches. "You can't overwind a watch - you can only underwind it," said McKelvey.
                3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
                  • Her years of Spanish classes finally paid off when she found herself in Mexico and realized she could communicate with people.
                  • Are these "statistics" they cite verifiable, or are they just blowing smoke, trying to scare people?
                  • He seemed to get flustered when speaking in front of too many people.
              • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
                1. Noms
                  • Noms Dénombrable
                    • Les noms par type d'inflexion
                      • Noms irréguliers
                        • Suppletive nouns
                    • Verbes
                      • Verbes transitifs
                    Liens Connexes:
                    1. en persons
                    2. en personal
                    3. en personally
                    4. en personality
                    5. en personage
                    Source: Wiktionnaire

                    Meaning of person for the defined word.

                    Grammaticalement, ce mot "person" est un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable et un les noms par type d'inflexion. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes transitif.
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