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1.
they're not your boyfriend or girlfriend, they're not just a random hook up, they're not just a fuck buddy. they're your person
speaker 1- do you have a boyfriend?
speaker 2- no, but i do have a person.
speaker 1- what do you mean by your person?
speaker 2- well, he's not my boyfriend, hes more than a random hookup, hes not just a fuck buddy. he's my person.
by ******-------******** November 13, 2007
 
2.
family or close friends who you identify with and who typically have your best interests
Question: Is that your people?

Answer: Yeah, that's my ride.
by 9AJA9 August 11, 2009