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English citations of is

  1. Third-person singular simple present form of be.
    • 1998, Baha Men - Who Let the Dogs Out?
      A doggy is nuttin' if he don't have a bone
    • 2007, Bill Clinton
      It all depends on what the meaning of is is.
    • 2007: Jimmy Carr, 8 out of 10 Cats, 13th day of July episode
      Romance is dead; men killed it, and made women clean up the mess.
      Robert Anton Wilson
      "Is", "is." "is" — the idiocy of the word haunts me. If it were abolished, human thought might begin to make sense. I don't know what anything "is"; I only know how it seems to me at this moment.