What does yours mean?

Definitions for yours
yʊərz, yɔrz, yoʊrzyours

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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.

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

How to say yours in sign language?

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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. Henry van Dyke:

    What you possess in the world will be found at the day of your death to belong to someone else. But what you are will be yours forever.

  2. Vikrant Parsai:

    In my opinion, you are a fool and in yours, I am too.

  3. Ronald Reagan:

    Recession is when your neighbor loses his job. Depression is when you lose yours. And recovery is when Jimmy Carter loses his.

  4. Mark Twain:

    It is discouraging to try and penetrate a mind like yours. You ought to get it out and dance on it. That would take some of the rigidity out of it.

  5. Bailey Butler:

    Everyone has a story, what's yours?

Images & Illustrations of yours

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