Bedeutung von "hour" - als Fremdsprache


noun uk us /aʊər/
60 MINUTES [ C ]

A1 a period of time equal to 60 minutes:

half an hour
The store is open 24 hours a day.
It's a six-hour flight.
The job pays $5 an hour.

the period of time when a particular activity happens or when a shop or public building is open:

Our opening hours are from 8 to 6.
I've got to go to the bank UK in my lunch hour/ US on my lunch hour.
hours informal

B1 a long time:

I spent hours doing my homework.
the hour

the point when a new hour begins:

The train leaves at two minutes past the hour.
My watch beeps on the hour.
all hours

very late at night, until early morning, or almost all the time:

Our neighbours are up till all hours every night, playing loud music.
the early/small hours

the hours between midnight and the time that the sun rises

→ See also rush hour

(Definition von "hour" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)