Definition: 'Ours'

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Statistics

  • Length: 4 characters
  • Syllables: 1

Results for word: ours

Grammatical Information:
  • Possessive Pronoun or Adjective
  • Second Person Plural
  • Pronouns replace nouns and noun phrases to reduce repetition
Lexical Information:
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula

Results for stem word: our

Grammatical Information:
  • Possessive Adjective
  • Determiner
  • Articles, Demonstratives, Possessives, Quantifiers and Numbers can be used as Determiners
  • Second Person Plural
  • Determiners restrict a noun, by making it specific, indicating ownership or number, etc
  • Genitive
Lexical Information:
  • One of the 220 words in the Dolch high frequency list
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula

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Dictionary Definitions

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