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Definitions of who

  1.   One; any; one.
  2.   Both rel. and interrog., always for persons: what person? which person.
  3.   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.
  4.   Which or what person.
  5.   A word which refers to a person; which of many, as, " who is the person who has a right to exercise it?" used interrogatively.
  6.   Originally, an interrogative pronoun, later, a relative pronoun also; -- used always substantively, and either as singular or plural. See the Note under What, pron., 1. As interrogative pronouns, who and whom ask the question: What or which person or persons? Who and whom, as relative pronouns ( in the sense of that), are properly used of persons ( corresponding to which, as applied to things), but are sometimes, less properly and now rarely, used of animals, plants, etc. Who and whom, as compound relatives, are also used especially of persons, meaning the person that; the persons that; the one that; whosoever.
  7.   a United Nations agency to coordinate international health activities and to help governments improve health services
  8.   Which person or persons; what person? what persons?.
  9.   That.
  10.   A relative pron. always referring to persons, and much used in asking questions.
  11.   He, she, or they that.
  12.   A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.

Quotes of who

  1. Live action writers will give you a structure, but who the hell is talking about structure? Animation is closer to jazz than some kind of classical stage structure. – Ralph Bakshi
  2. President Bush will come here and there will be new "friends" of America to open a new relationship with the world, new economic fortunes for those who "liberated" them. – Robert Fisk
  3. I became the messenger who had to be killed. – Anita Hill
  4. A true heiress is never mean to anyone- except a girl who steals your boyfriend. – Paris Hilton
  5. But God, who is the Eternal Mind, is undoubtedly of excellence, complete and perfect in every part. – Lactantius
  6. Do not allow to slip away from you freedoms the people who came before you won with such hard knocks. – David Herbert Lawrence
  7. We were also fortunate enough to engage in our service a Canadian Frenchmen, who had been with the Chayenne Indians on the Black mountains, and last summer descended thence by the Little Missouri. – Meriwether Lewis
  8. I don't like people who take drugs... Customs men for example. – Mick Miller
  9. I'd become sort of involved in things that were happening to people. No matter what color they be, whether they be Indians, or Negroes, the poor white person or anyone who was I thought more or less getting a bad shake. – Gordon Parks
  10. No woman can call herself free who does not own and control her body. No woman can call herself free until she can choose consciously whether she will or will not be a mother. – Margaret Sanger
  11. Basically I am a private individual who has concerns about his country and who has resources that give me the privilege- and responsibility- to do something to help my country if I can. – Richard Scaife
  12. Going to trial with a lawyer who considers your whole life -style a Crime in Progress is not a happy prospect. – Hunter S. Thompson
  13. I'm lucky enough to work with, I think, the greatest writer there's ever been, Shakespeare. Whose collected works would always be under my pillow if I was only ever allowed one book to keep, and who never bores me. – Samuel West
  14. Second, a quarter to a third of those who listen to Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity are liberals. – Paul Weyrich
  15. I have always noticed that a man who gives the most for the money, gets the most business. – Vash Young

Usage examples for who

  1. But who was Tamburini? ” – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. Who will take care of mother? ” – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  3. She isn't the sort of woman who would be content if you only just said you believed her. ” – Watersprings by Arthur Christopher Benson
  4. Who is that coming? ” – Thomas Wingfold, Curate by George MacDonald
  5. We do not know who may want you. ” – Annals of a Quiet Neighbourhood by George MacDonald
  6. You see I've always been among people who matter. ” – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  7. Who would, if I didn't? ” – Secret Memoirs: The Story of Louise, Crown Princess by Henry W. Fischer
  8. It's only you who can help me. ” – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  9. Who is my mother, Maria? ” – Lily Pearl and The Mistress of Rosedale by Ida Glenwood
  10. Did he know who he was? ” – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  11. And who is that friend? ” – The Sowers by Henry Seton Merriman
  12. It was he who – Muslin by George Moore
  13. “ I don't care, now, who does. ” – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  14. “ No, I don't- who is he? ” – Laramie Holds the Range by Frank H. Spearman
  15. “ " Yes, I see him," said Patricia; " but who was just like him?" ” – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
  16. Now, then, who is there? ” – Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
  17. And who is Bolivio? ” – The Heritage of the Hills by Arthur P. Hankins
  18. “ " The man- the man who was kind to me- I wish I knew of him," she said. ” – Pierre And His People, [Tales of the Far North], Volume 5. by Gilbert Parker
  19. “ Is there one who would not? ” – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  20. Who could have come? ” – A Prairie Infanta by Eva Wilder Brodhead

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