What does yours mean?

Definitions for yours
yʊərz, yɔrz, yoʊrzyours

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Wiktionary

  1. yourspronoun

    That which belongs to you; the possessive second person pronoun used without a following noun.

    Etymology: From youres, ȝoures, equivalent to .

  2. yourspronoun

    yours

    Etymology: From youres, ȝoures, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yours

    see the Note under Your

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Yours

    ūrz, pron. poss. of you, not followed by a noun: used in many idiomatic senses, as e.g. 'you and yours,' your family, property, 'yours of yesterday,' your letter, &c.—Yours faithfully, sincerely, truly, &c., Yours to command, &c., are forms used in letters just before the signature, as phrases of conventional politeness, for the most part: also sometimes used by a vulgar speaker in alluding to himself.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. yours

    Anything which up to the present time the bunch has not been able to get away from you.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'yours' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2989

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'yours' in Written Corpus Frequency: #828

How to pronounce yours?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yours in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yours in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of yours in a Sentence

  1. Joan Of Arc:

    You have been with your counsel and I have been with mine. Believe me that the counsel of my Lord will be accomplished and will stand, and this counsel of yours will perish.

  2. Florida Scott-Maxwell:

    You need only claim the event of your life to make yourself yours. When you truly possess all you have been and done, which may take some time, you are fierce with reality.

  3. Bob Seger:

    When you have kids, you start thinking about their future and you forget about yours.

  4. Tom Zegan:

    All religions are a scam . . . except for yours of course.

  5. Muhammad Ali:

    I am America. I am the part you won't recognize, but get used to me. Black, confident, cocky ; my name, not yours ; my religion, not yours ; my goals, my own ; get used to me.

Images & Illustrations of yours

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    light informal conversation for social occasions
    • A. allogamy
    • B. chin-wag
    • C. profaneness
    • D. substrate

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