My meaning

The definition of my is saying something belongs to you.

An example of my is when the owner of a boat says, “That’s my boat.”

adjective
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Used as a modifier before a noun.

My boots; my accomplishments.

adjective
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Used in various interjectional phrases.

My word! My goodness!

adjective
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Used as an exclamation of surprise, pleasure, or dismay.

Oh, my! What a tiring day!

interjection
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Used to express surprise, dismay, disbelief, etc.

Oh, my! my goodness! my eye!

interjection
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Motor Yacht - diesel-driven yacht.
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Of, belonging to, made by, or done by me.

My Lord, my dear Mr. Brown.

possessive pronominal adjective
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My is defined as an expression of surprise or shock.

An example of my is when someone hurts their toe and says, “Oh my. I think I broke my toe!”

interjection
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The ccTLD for Malaysia as assigned by the IANA.
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Used preceding various forms of polite, affectionate, or familiar address.

My friend, you are so right.

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May.
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Origin of my

  • Middle English mi from Old English mīn me-1 in Indo-European roots Interj., short for My God!

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • . + ISO 3166-1 country code for Malaysia, my.

    From Wiktionary