- [[t]ʌs[/t]]pron.1) fun the objective case of we, used as a direct or indirect object:They took us to the circus. She asked us the way[/ex]2) cvb fun inf (used in place of the pronoun we in the predicate after the verb to be):It's us![/ex]3) fun inf (used instead of the pronoun our before a gerund or present participle):She graciously forgave us spilling the gravy on the tablecloth[/ex]•Etymology: bef. 900; ME, OE, c. OS ūs, OHG usage: See me
From formal English to slang. 2014.