Usage examples for Ours

  1. " It isn't ours to give- yet," remarked her mother, a bit coldly. – Oh, Money! Money! by Eleanor Hodgman Porter
  2. 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
  3. Don't you see- 'Ours not to make reply,- ours but to do, or die. – Delia Blanchflower by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  4. Ours has been happy. – Lotus Buds by Amy Carmichael
  5. " 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
  6. 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
  7. Their experience is the same as ours – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes
  8. 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
  9. It has been as much comfort to the women as ours have been to us. – Ethel Morton's Enterprise by Mabell S.C. Smith
  10. If he come but in time the day is ours – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  11. The fault must be ours – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  12. 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
  13. " Then it is ours for the present, ours – The Outcaste by F. E. Penny
  14. Only a little longer, and the day is ours – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
  15. Ours is such a little house- compared to Nancy's, Hugh. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  16. You can have one of ours in the morning. – A Girl of the Klondike by Victoria Cross
  17. If they take to lying like that, they'll all be ours – The First Distiller by Leo Tolstoy
  18. " Patty," said Miss Cordelia one day, " do you know that child of ours is seventeen?" – Mary Minds Her Business by George Weston
  19. 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
  20. The guns must be ours – The Invasion of France in 1814 by Émile Erckmann Alexandre Chatrian