What does yours mean?

Definitions for yours
yʊərz, yɔrz, yoʊrzyours

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word yours.

Wiktionary

  1. yours(Pronoun)

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

    Etymology: From youres, ȝoures, equivalent to .

  2. yours(Pronoun)

    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.

Suggested Resources

  1. yours

    Song lyrics by yours -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by yours on the Lyrics.com website.

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

How to say yours in sign language?

  1. yours

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. Emeasoba George:

    There is no substitute for/to your God-given destiny. So, if you've not yet discovered yours already. It's high time you discover and fulfill it wholly. For, you can't/won't live a fulfilled life until you discover and fulfill your God-given destiny.

  2. 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.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    All good things in life will come to you, as our Swedish friends say, if you: Fear less, Hope more; Whine less, Breathe more; Talk less, Say more; Hate less, Love more. And all good things are yours!

  4. B. J. Gupta:

    Keep controlling morality of others. Yours will be automatically taken care of.

  5. Hugh Elliott:

    Share your M&Ms. There are bags and bags of them all over the place. If you give them one of yours, even one of the green ones, you will not be lacking. Honust Injun. Now apply this to Time, Concern, Touch, Interest and Being Vulnerable.

Images & Illustrations of yours

  1. yoursyoursyoursyoursyours

Popularity rank by frequency of use

yours#1#3600#10000

Translations for yours

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for yours »

Translation

Find a translation for the yours definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these yours definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"yours." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 6 Aug. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/yours>.

Are we missing a good definition for yours? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for yours:


Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.