Definition of his determiner from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//hɪz//
    ; NAmE NAmE//hɪz//
    ; BrE BrE//ɪz//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪz//
    (the possessive form of he)
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  1. 1  of or belonging to a man or boy who has already been mentioned or is easily identified James has sold his car. He broke his leg skiing.
  2. 2His of or belonging to God
  3. Word OriginOld English, genitive singular form of he, ‘he’ and hit ‘it’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: his