Definition of she noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    she

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ʃi//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ʃi//
     
    ; BrE strong form BrE//ʃiː//
     
    ; NAmE strong form NAmE//ʃiː//
     
     
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  1. 1[singular] (informal) a female What a sweet little dog. Is it a he or a she?
  2. 2she- (in compound nouns) a female animal a she-wolf
  3. Word Origin Middle English: probably a phonetic development of the Old English feminine personal pronoun hēo, hīe.
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