ours


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ours

 (ourz)
pron. (used with a sing. or pl. verb)
Used to indicate the one or ones belonging to us: The original of the painting is ours. Their children are grown, but ours are still young.

[Middle English oures, from oure, our, from Old English ūre; see nes- in Indo-European roots.]

ours

(aʊəz)
pron
1. something or someone belonging to or associated with us: ours have blue tags.
2. of ours belonging to or associated with us

ours

(aʊərz, ˈaʊ ərz or, often, ɑrz)

pron.
1. a form of the possessive case of we used as a predicate adjective: Which house is ours?
2. that or those belonging to us: Ours are the pink ones.
[1250–1300; Middle English (orig. north) ures, oures. See our, 's1]
Translations
لنا، خاصَّتُنامُلكَنَا
náš
vores
nuestro(las) nuestras(los) nuestrosel (nuestro)la (nuestra)
meidän
naš
mienk
okkar
私たちのもの
우리 것
vårvåravårt
ของเราเอง
của chúng tôi

ours

[aʊəz] POSS PRON (referring to singular posession) → (el/la) nuestro/a; (referring to plural posession) → (los/las) nuestros/as
this house is oursesta casa es nuestra
a friend of oursun amigo nuestro
your car is much bigger than oursvuestro coche es mucho más grande que el nuestro
"our teachers are strict" - "ours are too"-nuestros profesores son estrictos -los nuestros también

ours

[ˈaʊərz] pron
(gen, referring to singular noun)le nôtre(la); (referring to plural noun)les nôtres
Your garden is very big, ours is much smaller → Votre jardin est très grand, le nôtre est beaucoup plus petit.
Your school is very different from ours → Votre école est très différente de la nôtre.
Our teachers are strict. - Ours are too → Nos professeurs sont sévères. - Les nôtres aussi.
(= our property) is this ours? → c'est à nous?
This car is ours → Cette voiture est à nous.
Whose is this? - It's ours → C'est à qui? - À nous.
Is this one ours?
BUT C'est le or la nôtre?.

ours

poss pronunsere(r, s); ours not to reason why(, ours but to do or die) (prov)das wissen die Götter (inf), → es ist nicht an uns, nach dem Warum zu fragen ? also mine1

ours

[ˈaʊəz] poss pronil/la nostro/a, i/le nostri/e pl
a friend of ours → un nostro amico
theirs is red, ours is green → il loro è rosso, il nostro è verde
this is ours → questo è (il) nostro

our

(auə) adjective
belonging to us. This is our house.
ours (auəz) pronoun
the one(s) belonging to us. The house is ours.
ourˈselves pronoun
1. used as the object of a verb when the person speaking and other people are the object of an action etc they perform. We saw ourselves in the mirror.
2. used to emphasize we, ~us or the names of the speaker and other people performing an action etc. We ourselves played no part in this.
3. without help etc. We'll just have to finish the job ourselves.

ours

مُلكَنَا náš vores unserer δικός μας nuestro meidän le nôtre naš il nostro 私たちのもの 우리 것 ons vår nasz nosso принадлежащий нам vår ของเราเอง bizimki của chúng tôi 我们的
References in classic literature ?
Another twice as big as ours which they breed to kill, fattening them with the milk of three or four cows.
They have here multitudes of bees of various kinds; some are tame, like ours, and form their combs in hives.
Doubtless," said the Philosopher to himself, as he walked away, "the wisdom of fools is no deeper nor truer than ours, but they really do seem to have a more impressive way of imparting it.
We did not think you would start to explore this island of ours without telling us," he said; and then, "I was afraid--But--what--Hullo
Look here, Prendick," he said, "I had no business to let you drift out into this silly island of ours.
Their notions relating to the duties of parents and children differ extremely from ours.
Yet across the gulf of space, minds that are to our minds as ours are to those of the beasts that perish, intellects vast and cool and unsympathetic, regarded this earth with envious eyes, and slowly and surely drew their plans against us.
Their arms were not so long as ours either, and I did not notice that they ever balanced themselves when they walked, by touching the ground on either side with their hands.
Just think how nice it will be to see all the organs in their places; I only wish they could be made to work as ours do.
Vanstone's address after the removal of the 4th of September; and if you can do nothing on your side, it may be desirable to have the lawyer watched on ours.
Besides, unless His Majesty the Emperor derogates from the principle of our alliance.
I reckon our pow- wows won't do us or anyone much harm, so let's have another whack at the whence, why and whither this evening, doctor.