from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Used as a modifier before a noun: their accomplishments; their home town.
- adj. Usage Problem His, her, or its: "It is fatal for anyone who writes to think of their sex” ( Virginia Woolf). See Usage Notes at he1, they.
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- pro. Belonging to, from, of, or relating to, them.
- pro. Belonging to someone of unspecified gender.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- prep. The possessive case of the personal pronoun they.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See they.
Companies such as Google, Walmart, eBay, and FedEx are already using larger stacks of the blocks at their facilities in California, where state and federal tax credits for alternative-energy systems defray their steep cost.
The creature kingdom was sure of their cause and resolute in their determination to become free from the despoilment by the beasts of theupright worms: their canine accomplices.
BUT -- even Clinton supporters will, in their hearts, have to admit that if * their* candidate had the majority of pledged delegates, superdelegates, total delegates, contests won and Obmaa had a 0.5% lead in the popular vote, they would truly go nuclear if someone argued that because of that he should be the nominee.
Companies Lack: Foreign firms and govts are increasing their lobbying efforts in DC and state capitals, hoping to sell their expertise in clean energy, high-speed transit and other technologies that under gird key aspects of Obamas stimulus efforts.
And it seems to me that to protest their right to do so, not only ignores *their* agency, it also negates the relationship.
I must mention the volunteers of this Pandal in designer threads made for the occasion are exemplary in their duty to Ma Durga ..their humility touched me immensely.
They crashed on the floor and slept 2 in the bed...good guys, it was their first night of five days..their blog is www.facebook.com/pages/braking-in-albania/67696485800.
However, consider this: the more unusual and over-scrutinised their upbringing in the media, the more the children can make from selling *their* story.
If a parent wants to look death in the face..their choice but they should be prosecuted for endangering the lives of their children!
Has there been a press release yet, apologizing to Lacy for their – yes, *their* – fumble?