indefinite pronounindefinite pronoun
The definition of an indefinite pronoun is one that does not refer to a specific noun.
An example of an indefinite pronoun is the word "some."
A pronoun, such as English any or some, that does not specify the identity of its object.
(plural indefinite pronouns)
In English, the suffixes -ever and -soever may be added to what, which, who, and whom to obtain indefinite pronouns.
- Example: "any" and "some" in "If there's any more, I want some."
- Example: "whomever" in "Bring whomever you wish."
- attributive form of indefinite pronoun, noun.