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See also: Ure, urë, üre, 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 collocations in ure, out of ure) use, practise, exercise.

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.
    • 1551, Ralph Robinson (translator), Utopia (1516) by Thomas More, edited by William Dallam Armes, New York: Macmillan, 1912, Book 1, p. 37,[3]
      [] the French soldiers [] from their youth have been practised and ured in feats of arms []

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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

InterlingueEdit

NounEdit

ure

  1. (chemistry) urea

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

ure

  1. Rōmaji transcription of うれ

LatinEdit

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

ūre

  1. our

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DescendantsEdit


Rapa NuiEdit

NounEdit

ure

  1. penis

Usage notesEdit

Largely considered archaic; replaced by a Tahitian term.