each other meaning

EN[iːˈtʃʌðə] [iˈtʃʌðɚ]

    Definition of each other in English Dictionary

  • Pronoun
    1. (reciprocal pronoun) To one another; one to the other; signifies that a verb applies to two or more entities both as subjects and as direct objects.
      1. Maria and Robert loved each other. ‎
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The children were splashing each other playfully in the sea.
      • Old couples sometimes will play tapes at each other during a fight.
      • They were blasting away at each other for 10 minutes before the shooting died down.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • The two old ladies were always trying to outbake each other.
      • The game was much enlivened when both teams scored within five minutes of each other.
      • The living room and dining room adjoin each other.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Noun forms
        • Plurals
          • Plural pronouns
      • Pronouns
        • Plural pronouns
          • Third person pronouns

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
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        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of each other for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this idiom "each other" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a pronoun, more specifically, a plural pronoun and a third person pronoun.
        Definiteness: Level 7
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