there's

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See also: theres and Theres

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Contraction[edit]

there's

  1. contraction of there is
    There’s a strange guy over there.
  2. contraction of there has
    There’s been an accident!
  3. contraction of there was
  4. contraction of there does
  5. (proscribed) contraction of there are See there're.

Usage notes[edit]

Often used in place of there are, almost universally in spoken English, even when there is would sound incorrect.

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