Definition of we pronoun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//wi//
    ; NAmE NAmE//wi//
    ; BrE strong form BrE//wiː//
    ; NAmE strong form NAmE//wiː//
    (used as the subject of a verb)
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  1. 1  I and another person or other people; I and you We've moved to Atlanta. We'd (= the company would) like to offer you the job. Why don't we go and see it together?
  2. 2  people in general We should take more care of our historic buildings.
  3. see also royal ‘we’
    Word OriginOld English, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch wij and German wir.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: we