Results for This

Definitions of This:

part of speech: adjective

Denoting a person or thing near, just mentioned, or about to be mentioned: ( B.) the last past:- pl. THESE.

part of speech: adjective

That which is present or nearest in time or place; that which is just mentioned: by this, after such an interval; by this time.

part of speech: pronoun, adjective

A demonstrative word, pointing to that which is present, or near; denoting that which is just now or last mentioned.

Usage examples for This:

  • " This is nothing to what I can do," said Osmond. "Rose MacLeod", Alice Brown
  • There, will this do? "The Emigrant Mechanic and Other Tales In Verse Together With Numerous Songs Upon Canadian Subjects", Thomas Cowherd
  • " This is for you," I said. "The Motor Maid", Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
  • Who do you say this woman is? "The Outcaste", F. E. Penny
alphabet filter

Word of the day

extravasation

The act of forcing or letting out of its proper ducts or vessels, as blood into the surrounding tissues; the effusion of the blood after the rupture of a vessel. ...

Popular definitions