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their

 
pronunciation:
theIr
features:
Homophone Note
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: belonging to them, done by them, or having to do with them.
She wants to play with their toys.We went to their wedding.Their situation sounds awful.
definition 2: used to mean "his or her," especially when the sex (male or female) of the person is not known or is not important.
Somebody dropped their jacket in the hall.
Homophone Note
The words their and there, and the contraction they're ("they are"), all sound alike but have different meanings.