this
[ðɪs]
PRONOUN
  1. used to identify a specific person or thing close at hand or being indicated or experienced.
    "is this your bag?" ·
    "he soon knew that this was not the place for him"
    synonyms:
    unnamed · unstated · unidentified · unquantified · undesignated ·
    undefined · unfixed · undecided · undetermined · uncertain · uncounted · nameless · anonymous · mystery · mysterious · incognito · unknown · indefinite · indeterminate · vague · obscure · arbitrary · such-and-such a … · some · any · this · nth · x number of … · innominate
    antonyms:
    • used to introduce someone or something.
      "this is the captain speaking" ·
      "listen to this"
    • referring to the nearer of two things close to the speaker (the other, if specified, being identified by ‘that’).
      "this is different from that"
  2. referring to a specific thing just mentioned.
    "the company was transformed and Ward had played a vital role in bringing this about"
DETERMINER
  1. used to identify a specific person or thing close at hand or being indicated or experienced.
    "don't listen to this guy" ·
    "these croissants are delicious"
    • referring to the nearer of two things close to the speaker (the other, if specified, being identified by ‘that’).
      "this one or that one?"
  2. referring to a specific thing just mentioned.
    "there was a court case resulting from this incident"
  3. used with periods of time related to the present.
    "I thought you were busy all this week" ·
    "how are you this morning?"
    • referring to a period of time that has just passed.
      "I haven't left my bed these three days"
  4. informal
    used in speech to draw attention to someone or something.
    "I turned round and there was this big mummy standing next to us!" ·
    "I've slept in this here bed for forty years"
ADVERB
  1. to the degree or extent indicated.
    "they can't handle a job this big" ·
    "he's not used to this much attention"
ORIGIN
Old English, neuter of thes, of West Germanic origin; related to that and the.
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I think it is often easier to make progress on mega-ambitious dreams. Since no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition. In fact, there are so few people this crazy that I feel like I know them all by first name.

Larry Page

I think it is often easier to make progress on mega-ambitious dreams. Since no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition. In fact, there are so few people this crazy that I feel like I know them all by first name.

Larry Page

Stop creating a life that you need a vacation from. Instead move to where you want to live, do what you want to do, start what you want to start and create the life you want today. this isn't rehearsal people. this is YOUR life.

Dale Patridge
some parents fudge the issue by saying that the grandparent has gone away for a little while, but this kind of cop-out is likely to undermine their credibility.
many of the qualities of the great Piero della Francescas—the sense of grand stasis, of timeless repose—seem strongly reincarnated in this work.
this swift canonization indicates the extent to which critics felt that the film was a revolutionary work in the history of cinema.
one of the central questions in axiology is this: what elements can contribute to the intrinsic value of a state of affairs?.
your signature on this application will serve as your attestation that the information contained above is true and accurate.
I have repeatedly given him the opportunity to clear this matter up, but the estate has met with stonewall after stonewall.
this weather-resistant product requires no electrical hook-up and provides light for up to 180 minutes on a single charge.
this enables applications to use the referenced data sources to offer faceted browsing instead of simple full-text search.
after getting our hands on one this afternoon, we found that it’s a solid, well-performing slate that’s easy on the eyes.
asexual individuals may still experience attraction but this attraction doesn't need to be realized in any sexual manner.
this increased lateralization of the male brain allows for greater right hemisphere performance and visuospatial skills.
among others who came to support this good cause were the French Ambassador and Vicomtesse Luc de la Barre de Nanteuil.
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Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (DETERMINER)hierdie, dit
Arabic (DETERMINER)هذا, هذه
Bangla এই
Bosnian (Latin) Ovaj
Bulgarian (DETERMINER)този, тази, това, настоящия
Cantonese (Traditional)
Catalan (DETERMINER)aquest, això
Chinese Simplified
Chinese Traditional
Croatian (DETERMINER)ovaj, ovo, ovom, ovu, ova, ovog, ovoj, to
Czech (DETERMINER)tento, této, tato, tohoto, toto, tomto, tuto, to
Danish (DETERMINER)denne, dette
Dutch (DETERMINER)dit, deze
Estonian (DETERMINER)see, käesoleva, selle, seda
Fijian oqo
Filipino ito
Finnish (DETERMINER)tämä, tämän, tätä, tällä
French (DETERMINER)cette, ce, cet, cela, ceci, c'
German (DETERMINER)diese
Greek (DETERMINER)αυτό, αυτή, αυτήν, αυτής, αυτού
Haitian Creole sa a
Hebrew (DETERMINER)זה, הזה, זו, הזאת, הזו
Hindi (DETERMINER)इस, यह
Hmong Daw no
Hungarian (DETERMINER)ez, ezt, e, ezen
Icelandic (DETERMINER)þetta, þessa, þessu, þessi, þennan
Indonesian (DETERMINER)ini
Italian (DETERMINER)questo
Japanese (DETERMINER)この, これ
Kiswahili (DETERMINER)hii, huu, hiki
Klingon ghu'vam
Korean (DETERMINER)이, 이것은
Latvian (DETERMINER)šo, šis, šī, šajā, tas
Lithuanian (DETERMINER)šį, šis, šio, šią, tai, šiame, šios, šiuo
Malagasy ity
Malay (Latin) (DETERMINER)ini
Maltese (DETERMINER)dan, din id, din
Norwegian Bokmål Denne
Persian (DETERMINER)این
Polish (DETERMINER)ten, tego, tej, tym, ta, niniejszej, to
Portuguese (DETERMINER)este, esta, isto, isso, esse, essa
Querétaro Otomi nuna
Romanian (DETERMINER)acest, această, prezenta
Russian (DETERMINER)это, эта, данном, эту
Samoan o lenei
Serbian (Cyrillic) Овај
Serbian (Latin) Ovaj
Slovak (DETERMINER)tomto, tento, tejto, tohto, táto, Toto, túto, to
Slovenian (DETERMINER)to, ta, tem, tega, tej, te
Spanish (DETERMINER)este, esta, esto
Swedish (DETERMINER)detta, denna, här
Tahitian teie
Tamil (DETERMINER)இப்பக்கத்தை, இந்த
Telugu
Thai (DETERMINER)นี้
Tongan ko 'eni
Turkish (DETERMINER)bu
Ukrainian (DETERMINER)цей, це, цього, ця, цьому, цю, цієї, цій
Urdu (DETERMINER)اس, یہ
Vietnamese (DETERMINER)này, đây
Welsh (DETERMINER)hyn, hwn, hon
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