ours

pronoun, singular or plural in construction \ ˈau̇(-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



OURS Defined for Kids

ours

pronoun \ ˈau̇rz , ärz \

Definition of ours for Students

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


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