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Definitions of It:

part of speech: pronoun

The thing spoken of or referred to.

part of speech: pronoun

The pron. of the 3d pers. sing. neut. nom. or obj.; the thing already spoken of. Note.- It in a sentence stands instead of, and refers to, a place, animal, thing, quality, or clause, but often to nothing definite, as, it rains.

part of speech: pronoun

The neuter pronoun of the third person singular.

Usage examples for It:

  • It is this, sir. "The Country Doctor", Honore de Balzac
  • " You find it 'impossible to reconcile'-" " I said 'difficult. "Man and Wife", Wilkie Collins
  • I don't see how can you do it "Her Prairie Knight", B.M. Sinclair, AKA B. M. Bower
  • Why, no; what can it be? "Molly Brown's Junior Days", Nell Speed
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