Definitions of Our

  1. Of or pertaining to us; belonging to us; as, our country; our rights; our troops; our endeavors. See I.
  2. Of or pertaining to us; as, our school: when not followed by a noun, ours; as, this dear country of ours.
  3. Pertaining or belonging to us.
  4. Of us; pertaining to us.
  5. Of I.
  6. Pertaining to us; ours when not followed by a noun.
  7. Pert. to or belonging to us.

Quotes of Our

  1. People aren't as stupid as the politicians think. More and more of us are laughing off our 'civic duty' to vote, rejecting the role of compulsory constituent. – Bob Black
  2. Our flag is red, white and blue, but our nation is a rainbow- red, yellow, brown, black and white- and we're all precious in God's sight. – Jesse Brown
  3. I directed the men in our barque to approach near the savages, and hold their arms in readiness to do their duty in case they notice any movement of these people against us. – Samuel de Champlain
  4. The heightened public clamor resulting from radio and television coverage will inevitably result in prejudice. Trial by television is, therefore, foreign to our system. – Tom C. Clark
  5. We owned what we learned back there; the experience and the growth are grafted into our lives. – Ellen Goodman
  6. In the over two centuries since the signing of the Declaration of Independence, millions of Americans have bravely served our nation in uniform so that all generations can continue to enjoy those same liberties. – Doc Hastings
  7. With an open trade in corn and a fixed duty we should have every man in the country fully fed and happy, instead of our present situation in which so much distress exists- distress of our own producing. – Joseph Hume
  8. Dying is something we human beings do continuously, not just at the end of our physical lives on this earth. – Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
  9. Alienation as our present destiny is achieved only by outrageous violence perpetrated by human beings on human beings. – R. D. Laing
  10. Let us develop the resources of our land, call forth its powers, build up its institutions, promote all its great interests, and see whether we also, in our day and generation, may not perform something worthy to be remembered. – W. Somerset Maugham
  11. The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That's the day we truly grow up. – John C. Maxwell
  12. Each and every one of the security measures we implement serves an important goal: providing safe and efficient air travel for the millions of people who rely on our aviation system every day. – Janet Napolitano
  13. There's no question in my mind that it was C. I. A. sanctioned, and most- many Latin American investigators have come to the same conclusion. Of course, we never heard about that in our country. – John Perkins
  14. For one human being to love another; that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation. – Rainer Maria Rilke
  15. But then Iraq happened after September 2001 and America claimed that Al Qaeda was there, and we all know that was a lie and we now know that our own Prime Minister deceived the country terribly. – Clare Short

Usage examples for Our

  1. This was no other than our old friend Paklin. – Virgin Soil by Ivan S. Turgenev
  2. What's the matter with our going to the same place? – On With Torchy by Sewell Ford
  3. And then find our men, sir? – Our Soldier Boy by George Manville Fenn
  4. If I were you I'd go to our friend first. – The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker
  5. They would not wait for our boat. – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  6. I mean is this dance over, or is this dance our dance. – Patty's Suitors by Carolyn Wells
  7. " It will come in our time, in my father's time. – A Daughter of the Vine by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  8. We need this man in our business and some one has got to look after him. – I Walked in Arden by Jack Crawford
  9. While you were alone with our friend what did she say?" – What Maisie Knew by Henry James
  10. So it was but just we should have our turn. – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge
  11. Well done our side! – Queen Sheba's Ring by H. Rider Haggard
  12. " You know," said he, " I think our fellows are looking up, don't you, Gilks?" – The Willoughby Captains by Talbot Baines Reed
  13. Our course is clear. – Put Yourself in His Place by Charles Reade
  14. There: there's our Will's room." – Menhardoc by George Manville Fenn
  15. I want you to see our little son, David. – The Mountain Girl by Payne Erskine
  16. If they don't find gold we'll have 'em back on our hands. – Isle o' Dreams by Frederick F. Moore
  17. " Now's our time," said Frank. – Frank, the Young Naturalist by Harry Castlemon
  18. Let's put it out of our minds, for good. – The Honour of the Clintons by Archibald Marshall
  19. There are our fellows! – The Willoughby Captains by Talbot Baines Reed
  20. At least we can't get back our old place. – Clover and Blue Grass by Eliza Calvert Hall

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