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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

the person that is used by the speaker of an utterance in referring to anything or to anyone other than the speaker or the one or ones being addressed; linguistic form or the group of linguistic forms referring to this grammatical person, as certain verb forms, pronouns, etc.; in or referring to such a grammatical person or linguistic form

Usage examples (34)
  • Then slipped back into his third-person narrative.
  • Okay, well, now it's a third-person shooter engine.
  • The camera can make or break a third-person game, and
  • You didn't refer to yourself in the third-person as 'Sinbad' enough. for more
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