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they've

 (thāv)
Contraction of they have.

they've

(ðeɪv)
contraction of
they have

they've

(ðeɪv)
contraction of they have.
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They belong to whoever rubs the lamp or the ring, and they've got to do whatever he says.
Yes, my boy, yes--it's taken all the time since I first went; but they're slow, they're slow; and there's the counsel they've got for her puts a spoke in the wheel whenever he can, and makes a deal to do with cross-examining the witnesses and quarrelling with the other lawyers.
In carriages- see how comfortably they've settled themselves
You might go"-- she turned to Tushkevitch--"with Masha, and try the croquet ground over there where they've been cutting it.
You see, they're sure of us, only they know they've got to wait to get us.
I am not scientist, worse luck," Granet replied impatiently, "but I saw enough to convince me that they've got the right idea.
And they've made their footing good and crippled the greatest power in the world.
     There's nothing vital in the eggs they've laid;
They've only to keep to their suggestions of danger.
There's never been a traveler in this town before, Ma, I shouldn't wonder if they've seen kings
I reckon he's somebody they think they better be on the good side of, for they've tried to please him by hiring his no-account brother to help on the farm when they can't hardly afford it, and don't want him around anyhow.
It's the talk of all the neighbours, and there are some even that know of their having been seen on board ship, and can tell you the name of the place they've gone to, which is more than I can, my dear, for it's a very hard one.