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Meaning of “our” in the English Dictionary

"our" in British English

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ourdeterminer

uk   /aʊər/ /ɑːr/  us   /aʊɚ/
A1 of or ​belonging to us: We ​bought our ​house several ​years ago. He ​walked off and ​left us on our own. Drugs are one of the ​greatestthreats in our ​society. There's no ​point in our ​buying a new ​car this ​year.

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(Definition of our from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"our" in American English

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ourpronoun [pl]

 us   /ɑʊər, ɑr/
belonging to or ​connected with us; the ​possessiveform of we, used before a ​noun: These are our ​children. Our ​plans have ​changed.
(Definition of our from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “our”
in Korean 우리의…
in Arabic لَنا…
in Malaysian kami…
in French notre…
in Russian наш, наша, наше…
in Chinese (Traditional) 我們的…
in Italian nostro…
in Turkish bizim, bizlerin…
in Polish nasz, swój…
in Spanish nuestro, nuestra…
in Vietnamese của chúng ta…
in Portuguese nosso…
in Thai ของเรา…
in German unser…
in Catalan el nostre…
in Japanese 私たちの(”we” の所有格)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 我们的…
in Indonesian milik kami…
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