PRONOUN

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In language, a word that serves as a substitute for a noun or noun phrase. This allows for less repetition. In English, "you", "she" and "her" are all pronouns.

PRONOUN: "Paula took off her coat. It was then hung up. ("IT" is the pronoun)."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PRONOUN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pronoun/ (accessed December 1, 2022).

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