dour

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adjective \ˈdu̇r, ˈdau̇(-ə)r\

Definition of dour

dourly

adverb

dourness

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DOUR Defined for English Language Learners

dour

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adjective \ˈdu̇r, ˈdau̇(-ə)r\

Definition of dour for English Language Learners

  • : serious and unfriendly : silent and gloomy


DOUR Defined for Kids

dour

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adjective \ˈdau̇r, ˈdu̇r\

Definition of dour for Students

  1. :  looking or being serious and unfriendly <a dour old man> <a dour expression>


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