yore

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noun \ˈyȯr\

Definition of yore

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

Examples of yore in a Sentence

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

Origin and Etymology of yore

Middle English, from yore, adverb, long ago, from Old English gēara, from gēar year — more at year


First Known Use: 14th century



YORE Defined for Kids

yore

play
noun \ˈyȯr\

Definition of yore for Students

  1. :  time long past I heard stories of yore.



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