North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
- "We decided we wanted to do a road trip in the US, so we drove along Route 66 and saw all the sights we could see!"
- Amerikas Förenta Stater
the objective case of we, used as a direct or indirect object
- "My parents took us to the circus every summer when I was a kid."