Word of the Day: They

they / ˈt͟hā

 

pronoun

 

  1. those people, animals, etc.

Some people want to be praised for the rest of their lives for what they have done well for one day.

Chinese Proverb

 

  1. used to refer to an unspecified person or people, or people in general

Listen to what they say of the others and you will know what they say about you.

Cuban Proverb

 

  1. used to refer to one person whose gender identity is nonbinary or nonconforming

When I tell someone that my pronouns are they/them/their, I never know what to expect.

Desmond Meagley, ?-, teenvogue.com/story/they-their-questions-answered