Definition of -’s short form from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    -’s

     short form
    short form
    BrE BrE//s//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//s//
     
    ; BrE BrE//z//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//z//
     
    (informal)
     
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  1. 1used after he, she or it and where, what, who or how to mean ‘is’ or ‘has’ She's still in the bath. What's he doing now? It's time to go now. Who's taken my pen? Where's he gone? It's gone wrong again.
  2. 2(used after let when making a suggestion that includes yourself and others) us Let's go out for lunch.
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