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my / / • possessive adj. 1. belonging to or associated with the speaker: my name is John my friend. ∎ inf. used with a name to refer to a member of the speaker's family: my Francine won top honors in the science fair. ∎  used with forms of address in affectionate, sympathetic, humorous, or patronizing contexts: my dear boy my poor baby. 2. used in various expressions of surprise: my goodness! oh my! PHRASES: My Lady (or Lord) a polite form of address to certain titled people.

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myally, Altai, apply, assai, awry, ay, aye, Baha'i, belie, bi, Bligh, buy, by, bye, bye-bye, chi, Chiangmai, Ciskei, comply, cry, Cy, Dai, defy, deny, Di, die, do-or-die, dry, Dubai, dye, espy, eye, fie, fly, forbye, fry, Frye, goodbye (US goodby), guy, hereby, hi, hie, high, I, imply, I-spy, July, kai, lie, lye, Mackay, misapply, my, nearby, nigh, Nye, outfly, passer-by, phi, pi, pie, ply, pry, psi, Qinghai, rai, rely, rocaille, rye, scry, serai, shanghai, shy, sigh, sky, Skye, sky-high, sly, spin-dry, spry, spy, sty, Sukhotai, supply, Tai, Thai, thereby, thigh, thy, tie, Transkei, try, tumble-dry, underlie, Versailles, Vi, vie, whereby, why, wry, Wye, xi, Xingtai, Yantai

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my poss. pron. XII. ME. , reduced form of mīn MINE1, orig. before a cons., as my son but mine eyes; cf. THY.

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my million years (following a number)

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