Definitions of Ours

  1. Of or pertaining to us; belonging to us; as, our country; our rights; our troops; our endeavors. See I.
  2. See Note under Our.
  3. Possessive of WE.
  4. Pertaining to us; ( possessive of we).
  5. Of I.
  6. See OUR.

Usage examples for Ours

  1. " Then it is ours for the present, ours! – The Outcaste by F. E. Penny
  2. " It isn't ours to give- yet," remarked her mother, a bit coldly. – Oh, Money! Money! by Eleanor Hodgman Porter
  3. The fault must be ours. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. But ye'll see that 'tis no affair of ours, who have but to do the duty that we're ordered. – The Lion's Skin by Rafael Sabatini
  5. This nice little old world of ours, in the long run, is going right. – The Desire of the Moth; and The Come On by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
  6. You've known me ever since I was a boy, and I've known you, and it's nobody's business but ours if we want to finish up together. – Julia The Apostate by Josephine Daskam
  7. If they take to lying like that, they'll all be ours. – The First Distiller by Leo Tolstoy
  8. If you knew, if you could even dream of what may be done, of what one or two men have done in this quiet world of ours, your very soul would shudder and faint within you. – The House of Souls by Arthur Machen
  9. Yes; 'cause I'd be ashamed to own I was alive if I'd let her take care of such a crowd as ours. – The Princess and Joe Potter by James Otis
  10. If he come but in time the day is ours! – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  11. You can have one of ours in the morning. – A Girl of the Klondike by Victoria Cross
  12. Their experience is the same as ours. – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes
  13. " Yes, Walter," said his aunt, " I understand all that; and I must say that I feel a little anxious about your brother, though I know that he is in better hands than ours." – Amos Huntingdon by T.P. Wilson
  14. Ours has been happy. – Lotus Buds by Amy Carmichael
  15. It has been as much comfort to the women as ours have been to us. – Ethel Morton's Enterprise by Mabell S.C. Smith
  16. The guns must be ours. – The Invasion of France in 1814 by Émile Erckmann Alexandre Chatrian
  17. Ours is such a little house- compared to Nancy's, Hugh. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  18. Only a little longer, and the day is ours! – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
  19. Don't you see- 'Ours not to make reply,- ours but to do, or die. – Delia Blanchflower by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  20. " Patty," said Miss Cordelia one day, " do you know that child of ours is seventeen?" – Mary Minds Her Business by George Weston