ure

See also: Ure and -ure

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Anglo-Norman *eure, Old French uevre ( > modern œuvre), from Latin opera ‎(work, labor).

NounEdit

ure ‎(uncountable)

  1. (obsolete, only in collocation in ure) use, practise, exercise.
    • Chapman
      Let us be sure of this, to put the best in ure / That lies in us.

VerbEdit

ure ‎(third-person singular simple present ures, present participle uring, simple past and past participle ured)

  1. (obsolete) To use; to exercise; to inure; to accustom by practice.
    The French soldiers [] from their youth have been practiced and ured in feats of arms. — Sir T. More.

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AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

ure

  1. plural of uur

AmbaiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ure

  1. eye

DanishEdit

NounEdit

ure n

  1. plural indefinite of ur

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

ure

  1. rōmaji reading of うれ

LatinEdit

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

ure

  1. our

DescendantsEdit


Rapa NuiEdit

NounEdit

ure

  1. penis

Usage notesEdit

Largely considered archaic; replaced by a Tahitian term.

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