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It Has 4 letters ( t h i s )         1 vowels ( i )         3 consonants ( t h s )         Word on the contrary siht

Which the in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

Middle English, from Old English _þis_ (neuter demonstrative), from North Sea Germanic base *_þa-_, from Proto-Germanic _*þat_, from Proto-Indo-European _*tód_, extended form of demonstrative base _*to-_; + North Sea Germanic definitive suffix -S, from Proto-Indo-European _*só_ (“this, that”).

Middle English, from Old English þis (neuter demonstrative), from North Sea Germanic base *þa-, from Proto-Germanic *þat, from Proto-Indo-European *tód, extended form of demonstrative base *to-; + North Sea Germanic definitive suffix -s, from Proto-Indo-European *só (this, that).

Which the in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* enPR: _th_ĭs, IPA(key): /ðɪs/ * Rhymes: -ɪs

  • enPR: thĭs, IPA(key): /ðɪs/
  • Rhymes: -ɪs

Which the in categoryENGLISH - DETERMINER
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English - Determiner

THIS (_plural_ THESE) * The (thing) here (used in indicating something or someone nearby). _THIS classroom is where I learned to read and write._ * The known (thing) (used in indicating something or someone just mentioned). _They give the appearance of knowing what they're doing. It's THIS appearance that lets them get away with so much._ * The known (thing) (used in indicating something or someone about to be mentioned). _When asked what he wanted for his birthday, he gave THIS reply: “[…]”_ * A known (thing) (used in first mentioning a person or thing that the speaker does not think is known to the audience). Compare with "_a certain ..._". _I met THIS woman the other day who's allergic to wheat. I didn't even know that was possible!_ _There's just THIS nervous mannerism that Bob has with his hands, and it drives me crazy._ * (Of a unit of time) which is current. _It snowed THIS week._ RELATED TERMS * that, these, those DERIVED TERMS * thisness * this, that, and the other TRANSLATIONS

this (plural these)

  1. The (thing) here (used in indicating something or someone nearby).
    This classroom is where I learned to read and write.
  2. The known (thing) (used in indicating something or someone just mentioned).
    They give the appearance of knowing what they're doing. It's this appearance that lets them get away with so much.
  3. The known (thing) (used in indicating something or someone about to be mentioned).
    When asked what he wanted for his birthday, he gave this reply: “[…]”
  4. A known (thing) (used in first mentioning a person or thing that the speaker does not think is known to the audience). Compare with "a certain ...".
    I met this woman the other day who's allergic to wheat. I didn't even know that was possible!
    There's just this nervous mannerism that Bob has with his hands, and it drives me crazy.
  5. (Of a unit of time) which is current.
    It snowed this week.

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Which the in categoryENGLISH - ADVERB
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English - Adverb

THIS (_not comparable_) * To the degree or extent indicated. _I need THIS much water._ _We've already come THIS far, we can't turn back now._

this (not comparable)

  1. To the degree or extent indicated.
    I need this much water.
    We've already come this far, we can't turn back now.

Which the in categoryENGLISH - PRONOUN
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English - Pronoun

THIS (_plural_ THESE) * The thing, item, etc. being indicated. _THIS is the excellent foppery of the world, that, when we are sick in fortune,—often the surfeit of our own behaviour,—we make guilty of our disasters the sun, the moon, and the stars […]_ — Shakespeare, _King Lear_, Act 1. Scene 2. RELATED TERMS * that, these, those TRANSLATIONS

this (plural these)

  1. The thing, item, etc. being indicated.
    This is the excellent foppery of the world, that, when we are sick in fortune,—often the surfeit of our own behaviour,—we make guilty of our disasters the sun, the moon, and the stars []Shakespeare, King Lear, Act 1. Scene 2.

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Which the in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

THIS (_plural_ THISES) * (philosophy) Something being indicated that is here; one of these. * 2001, James G. Lennox, _Aristotle's Philosophy of Biology_ (page 151) Terms like 'house', 'sphere', 'animal', and 'human' do not refer to other THISES distinct from these ones here — they refer to the sort of thing these ones here are.

this (plural thises)

  1. (philosophy) Something being indicated that is here; one of these.

Which the in categoryENGLISH - INTERJECTION
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English - Interjection

THIS * (Internet slang) Indicates the speaker's strong approval or agreement with the previous material. SYNONYMS * +1, like * IAWTP

this

  1. (Internet slang) Indicates the speaker's strong approval or agreement with the previous material.
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Which the in categoryENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* hist, Hist * hits * shit * sith * tish, Tish

Which the in categoryQUECHUA - ETYMOLOGY
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Quechua - Etymology

onomatopoeia

onomatopoeia

Which the in categoryQUECHUA - PRONUNCIATION
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Quechua - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /tʰis/

  • IPA(key): /tʰis/

Which the in categoryQUECHUA - INTERJECTION
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Quechua - Interjection

THIS * the sound a cat makes when preparing to attack something * the sound of damp wood burning

this

  1. the sound a cat makes when preparing to attack something
  2. the sound of damp wood burning

Which the in categoryQUECHUA - REFERENCES
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Quechua - References

* “this” in Academia Mayor de la Lengua Quechua, _Diccionario quechua-español-quechua_, Edmundo Pantigozo, 2nd edition, 2006, page 207.

Which the in categorySCOTS - DETERMINER
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Scots - Determiner

THIS * (Doric) these _This plants is deid._

this

  1. (Doric) these
    This plants is deid.

Which the in categorySCOTS - PRONOUN
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Scots - Pronoun

THIS * (Doric) these

this

  1. (Doric) these


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