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Webster 1913 Edition


Ure

{

Ur

,

Ure

}
,
Noun.
(Zool.)
The urus.

Ure

,
Noun.
[OE.
ure
, OF.
oevre
,
ovre
,
ouvre
, work, F.
œuvre
, L.
opera
. See
Opera
,
Operate
, and cf.
Inure
,
Manure
.]
Use; practice; exercise.
[Obs.]
Fuller.
Let us be sure of this, to put the best in
ure

That lies in us.
Chapman.

Ure

,
Verb.
T.
To use; to exercise; to inure; to accustom by practice.
[Obs.]
The French soldiers . . . from their youth have been practiced and
ured
in feats of arms.
Sir T. More.

Webster 1828 Edition


Ure

URE

,
Noun.
Use; practice. [Obsolete, but retained in inure.]

Definition 2021


Ure

Ure

See also: ure, urë, üre, and -ure

English

Proper noun

Ure

  1. A river in North Yorkshire, England, which flows through Wensleydale

German

Noun

Ure

  1. plural of Ur

ure

ure

See also: Ure, urë, üre, and -ure

English

Noun

ure (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete, only in collocation in ure) use, practise, exercise.
    • Chapman
      Let us be sure of this, to put the best in ure / That lies in us.

Verb

ure (third-person singular simple present ures, present participle uring, simple past and past participle ured)

  1. (obsolete) To use; to exercise; to inure; to accustom by practice.
    The French soldiers [] from their youth have been practiced and ured in feats of arms. Sir T. More.

Anagrams


Afrikaans

Noun

ure

  1. plural of uur

Ambai

Alternative forms

Noun

ure

  1. eye

Danish

Noun

ure n

  1. plural indefinite of ur

Japanese

Romanization

ure

  1. rōmaji reading of うれ

Latin

Verb

ūre

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of ūrō

Old English

Alternative forms

Pronoun

ure

  1. our

Descendants


Rapa Nui

Noun

ure

  1. ****

Usage notes

Largely considered archaic; replaced by a Tahitian term.