What does hours mean?

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hours

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hours(noun)

    a period of time assigned for work

    "they work long hours"

  2. hours(noun)

    an indefinite period of time

    "they talked for hours"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hours

    goddess of the seasons, or of the hours of the day

    Etymology: [A translation of L. Horae (Gr. ). See Hour.]

Editors Contribution

  1. hours

    Plural form of the word hour.

    There are twenty four hours in an earthly time structure on planet Earth.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 24, 2016  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'hours' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #524

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'hours' in Written Corpus Frequency: #475

How to pronounce hours?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say hours in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hours in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hours in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of hours in a Sentence

  1. Chairman Robert Coury:

    As long as Mylan's share price is going up the opportunity becomes larger and larger and larger, people don't tender until the last 24 hours so we have quite a very very strong chance for a lot of activity in the last week.

  2. Steven Mnuchin:

    Everybody wants to keep it open. We may get to a point where we shorten the hours, if that's something they need to do, but Americans should know that we are going to do everything that they have access to their money at their banks, to the money in their 401(k)s, and to the money in stocks.

  3. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi:

    We don't need 48 hours. We need to just make a decision to help families right now, we are responding to their concerns, we don't want them moving the goalposts, and that's it.

  4. Michael Collins:

    Now, we tried sometimes not to sit next to Buzz at a party because he was working 24 hours, around the clock, with 'now, if you get an ellipse and its epicenter is incongruent with the other, and then of course this comes through and the perigee is down there,'.

  5. Mickey Mehta:

    Life moves in cycles. Sun takes hours twenty-four, rain clouds periodically open their doors, the moon, goes through phases never fills up soon and tides time to time touch the shores. Cycles and seasons #heal you with reasons, embrace them, be aware know mother nature will always care. Let summer, autumn, winter and spring be optimized, heal with every season to get MickeyMized.

Images & Illustrations of hours

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