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
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    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. Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss:

    The mystery of how it entered the water, the last few hours of the flight, may not be solved as a result of the discovery of isolated pieces of debris.

  2. Helen Dixon:

    I expect that file to land on my desk in the next fortnight, i'd like to say that we could do it in 48 hours, but it has to be in the order of months, to be done in the way that it has to be done. I will have to allow them a period of time to respond. I would have to consider their responses.

  3. Francesco Tomba:

    These days I don't have any time to read and I'm really looking forward to having hours and hours of 'reading time'.

  4. New York:

    The tough thing with her inall of our transplants -- we breakit down into the first 24 hours, the first week, the first month orso, and there are all these differentmilestones to make sure thereare no surgical complicationsimmediately.We want to see that theres noproblems with rejection, withEds liver.

  5. Donald Trump:

    We had a gentlemen, way into the morning hours, go thumbs down, he went thumbs down.

Images & Illustrations of hours

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