yore


yore

noun \ˈyr\

Definition of YORE

:  time past and especially long past —usually used in the phrase of yore

Examples of YORE

  1. <my favorite stories are about gallant knights and fair maidens in the days of yore>

Origin of YORE

Middle English, from yore, adverb, long ago, from Old English gēara, from gēar year — more at year
First Known Use: 14th century

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