my

my
my1 W1S1 [maı] determiner [possessive form of 'I']
1.) used by the person who is speaking to show that something belongs to or is connected with himself or herself
Have you seen my car keys?
My mother phoned last night.
I'm sure you don't want to listen to all my problems.
Even my own family wouldn't believe me.
an apartment of my own
2.) my goodness/my God etc
used when you are surprised or shocked about something
Oh my God! I've missed the train.
3.) my dear/darling/love etc
used when talking or writing to someone that you love or like a lot
Happy Birthday, my love.
my 2
my2 interjection
used when you are surprised, ↑impressed, or upset
My! Look at the size of that tree!
'It's 3:30.' ' Oh my , I'm going to be late!'

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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