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ours

pronoun, singular or plural in construction \ˈa(-ə)rz, ärz\

Definition of OURS

:  that which belongs to us —used without a following noun as a pronoun equivalent in meaning to the adjective our

First Known Use of OURS

14th century

Rhymes with OURS

OURS Defined for Kids

ours

pronoun \ˈarz, ärz\

Definition of OURS for Kids

:  that which belongs to us <This classroom is ours.> <These desks are ours.>

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