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hours

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hoursnoun

    a period of time assigned for work

    "they work long hours"

  2. hoursnoun

    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  

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  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
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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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. Frida Kahlo:

    Since the relatives of Isolda Pineda have not put forward their claim, within the period established by law and as indicated by the judge, these precautionary measures must be declared unsubstantiated in the coming hours.

  2. Diane Brown:

    I would love to be in Alexander's head just for a few hours, he's having a hard time going through puberty right now.

  3. Brian Brettschneider:

    We've had more than twice as many smoky hours in 2019 than in any other season, and in fact, almost as many as all other years combined.

  4. Donald Trump:

    They testified for so many hours. They have all that information that's been given.

  5. Fredericksburgresident Robert Hall:

    Chambers wife, Lorraine Heist-Chambers told WashingtonsWJLA-TV.This is something that he needs to do every year and I support him for it. No matter what it takes, we get out here. VETERANS UNEMPLOYMENT DURING CORONAVIRUS OUTPACES REST OF US Chambers began saluting motorcyclists for long periods back in 2002 when he was in his 20s during Rolling Thunder, an annualprotestand gathering dedicated to service members that were abandoned after the Vietnam War. The veteran hasnt missed the event in over two decades. In previous years, he would hold a salute for between three and five hours as hundreds of thousands of motorcycles drove by, according to the station. The specific event -- which highlighted veteran suicide for the first time this year -- isnow calledRolling To Remember. While the Memorial Day weekend ride was canceled in D.C. due to the coronavirus, more than one hundred riders still showed up to watch Chambers. He reportedly held his position without food, water or bathroom breaks. I couldnt do it. Im looking for a bathroom.

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