it (Cyrillic spelling Ð¸Ñ)
- get lost (imperative)
it (plural it)
- The person or people who chase and try to catch the other players in the playground game of tag.
- In the next game, Adam and Tom will be itâ¦
- (UK) The game of tag itself.
- Lets play it at breaktime.
it (subjective and objective it, reflexive and intensive itself, possessive adjective and noun its)
- The third-person singular personal pronoun used to refer to an inanimate object, to an inanimate thing with no or unknown sex or gender.
- Put it over there.
- Take each day as it comes.
- The third-person singular personal pronoun used to refer to an animate entity of unknown gender.
- She took the baby and held it in her arms.
- 1847, Charlotte BrontÃ«, Jane Eyre, Chapter IV:
- A child cannot quarrel with its elders, as I had done; cannot give its furious feelings uncontrolled play, as I had given mine, without experiencing afterwards the pang of remorse and the chill of reaction.
- Used to refer to oneself when identifying oneself, often on the phone, but not limited to this situation.
- Its me. John.
- The impersonal pronoun, used without referent as the subject of an impersonal verb or statement. (known as the dummy pronoun or weather it)
- It is nearly 10 oâclock.
- Itâs very cold today.
- Itâs lonely without you.
- The impersonal pronoun, used as a placeholder for a delayed subject, or less commonly, object. (known as the dummy pronoun)
- It is easy to see how she would think that.
- I find it odd that you would say that.
- He saw to it that everyone would vote for him.
- (obsolete, relative) That which; what.
- 1643, Thomas Browne, Religio Medici, II.2:
- In briefe, I am content, and what should providence add more? Surely this is it wee call Happinesse, and this doe I enjoy [...].
it (not comparable)
- (colloquial) most fashionable.
- Vibe, Vol. 15, No. 9, p. 202, September 2007:
- Going away for the weekend and feel the need to profile en route? This is the ""it"" bag.
- David Germain, Hilarious âKick-Assâ delivers bloody fun, Associated Press, 2010:
- With Hit Girl, Moretz is this years It Girl, alternately sweet, savage and scary.
- the (the definite article that is placed before neuter nouns. Non-neuter (common gender) nouns take the article de).