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Definitions of who:

part of speech: pronoun

An interrogative; as, who spoke? a relative, used of persons; a compound relatiye, meaning the person or persons that; as, who crosses this line will suffer.

part of speech: relative pronoun

A word which refers to a person; which of many, as, " who is the person who has a right to exercise it?" used interrogatively.

part of speech: pronoun

One; any; one.

part of speech: pronoun

Both rel. and interrog., always for persons: what person? which person.

Usage examples for who:

  • I know who you are. "Marjorie Dean High School Freshman", Pauline Lester
  • Who shall I tell her called? "The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories", Charles Weathers Bump
  • Who can it be? "Thomas Henry Huxley; A Sketch Of His Life And Work", P. Chalmers Mitchell
  • Who went for the doctor? "Jane Oglander", Marie Belloc Lowndes
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