Definitions

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  • Contraction of these are.

Etymologies

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these +‎ -'re

Examples

  • "Oh, these're just the rough lead sheets I'm going to arrange them later."

    Mistress of Justice

  • "So either the one we got was unique and different, written differently, or these're phonies or phonied up?"

    Noble House

  • At home such a boy might have said to the others: "G'wan, these're fer me."

    Walking-Stick Papers

  • "No suitable nodes are available to serve your request." these're quite creepy & scary artists ... have you got any pic / look from within?

    Original Signal - Transmitting Digg

  • i think the Demarkians are better novels, but these're more fun, in a way, because they're lighthearted, and the writing/publishing-related stuff is something that's so familiar ....

    Breakfast in Bed

  • Said the residents'd tried to get that baby killer - these're her words, not mine off the premises with no luck. "

    A Traitor to Memory

  • If these're more of the same, it's a goddamn arsenal! "

    Noble House

  • If these're phony, he's still got the real ones. "

    Noble House

  • Here's the main loan agreement, this's your personal guarantee, these're for the corporate seal, ten copies of everything. "

    Noble House

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