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- Standard American English doesn't have a 2nd person plural personal pronoun, so "y'all" is sometimes used to fill this gap. The term's use is mostly geographically limited to the Southern and Midwestern United States, as well as rural communities in other areas of the country. Sometimes prefixed with "all" even though it's redundant.
All y'all need to stop that.
Y'all are evil.
Y'all come back now ya hear.
Thank y'all awesome.
Last edited on Feb 05 2017. Submitted by Star S. from Montana, USA
on Jun 20 1999.
- While "y'all" is almost always used as a plural pronoun, it is also used rarely as a 2nd person singular pronoun.
Last edited on Sep 20 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA
on Sep 20 2010.
- "you all." In the south they say y'all, up north, "you's". Used in plural.
Youze two guys, stop talking!
You's need to clean your room right now.
Last edited on May 17 2011. Submitted by Yon from West Philly, Philadelphia, PA, USA
on Oct 19 2002.