them
I. pronoun Date: bef 12th century objective case of they 1. they 1 — used as object of a verb or preposition <
took them back
>
<
gave it to them
>
2. those — used especially as antecedent to a relative pronoun <
the best of them that speak this speech — Shakespeare
>
— used as the subject of a verb chiefly in nonstandard speech and for humorous effect <
them is fighting words
>
II. adjective Date: 1594 nonstandard those — used chiefly in nonstandard speech and for humorous effect

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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