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we've

 (wēv)
Contraction of we have.

we've

(wiːv)
contraction of
we have

we've

(wiv)
contraction of we have.
References in classic literature ?
We've always kept that `oath' of friendship we swore long ago, haven't we?
Though it is not always the case, I believe, That the longer we've kept 'em, the more do we grieve: For, when debts are payable, right or wrong, A short-time loan is as bad as a long So why in Heaven (before we are there
Don't you see, We've got to ask millions of questions.
We've only just started, and we can't quit at the beginning.
Let's think instead of how much we've laughed this last year or so.
We've been layin' pipes for the getaway for two weeks.
After we've done that we shall go to the only church that anybody could possibly be married in.
Ah, my Betty, we've deserved well of the state, you and I.
We've ben driftin' all about the shop for ten days.
The house which the cyclone brought to Oz all the way from Kansas, with you and Toto in it--was a real airship at the time; so you see we've got plenty of experience flying with the birds.
We've made our piles, you can go back and take her a fortune, give her jewels and pretty dresses, and all the fal-de-lals that women love.
He must begin to plough for himself, but till now we've always had to hire someone,' he said.