\ ˈmyu̇(ə)r \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of mure

 (Entry 1 of 4)

1 : immure
2 : thrust, squeeze mure against a wall

mure

noun
plural -s

Definition of mure (Entry 2 of 4)

obsolete
: wall : something resembling a wall
\ ˈmyu̇(ə)r \

Definition of mure (Entry 3 of 4)

dialectal, British

mure

\ ˈmyu̇(ə)r \

Definition of mure (Entry 4 of 4)

dialectal English variant of

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History and Etymology for mure

Transitive verb

Middle English muren, from Middle French murer, from Late Latin murare, from Latin murus wall

Noun

Middle French mur, from Latin murus

Adjective

Middle English, from Middle French meur, literally, ripe, from Latin maturus

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“Mure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mure. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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