you: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (y unstressed y&oobreve, y&schwa), [key]
— pron., poss. obj. pl. n., pl. your yours, you, you yous.
- the pronoun of the second person singular or plural, used of the person or persons being addressed, in the nominative or objective case: You are the highest bidder. It is you who are to blame. We can't help you. This package came for you. Did she give you the book?
- one; anyone; people in general: a tiny animal you can't even see.
- (used in apposition with the subject of a sentence, sometimes repeated for emphasis following the subject): You children pay attention. You rascal, you!
- (used in place of the pronoun your before a gerund): There's no sense in you getting upset.
- Get you home. Make you ready.
- yourself; yourselves:Get you home. Make you ready.
- a pl. form of the pronounye.
- something or someone closely identified with or resembling the person addressed: Don't buy the bright red shirt—it just isn't you. It was like seeing another you.
- the nature or character of the person addressed: Try to discover the hidden you.