Definition of who:

part of speech: pronoun

Both rel. and interrog., always for persons: what person? which person.

part of speech: pronoun

An interrogative; as, who spoke? a relative, used of persons; a compound relatiye, meaning the person or persons that; as, who crosses this line will suffer.

part of speech: pronoun

One; any; one.

Usage examples for who:

  • Who was Mr. Carbottle? "The Duke's Children", Anthony Trollope.
  • Who she was I do not know. "The Garden Of Allah", Robert Hichens.
  • Do you know who it was then? "The Untilled Field", George Moore.
  • Who on earth's that? "General John Regan 1913", George A. Birmingham.

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