ours Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “ours” in the English Dictionary

"ours" in British English

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uk   /aʊəz/ /ɑːz/  us   /aʊɚz/
A2 the one(s) ​belonging to or ​connected with the ​person who is ​speaking and one or more other ​people: Which ​table is ours? He's a ​cousin of ours. Ours is the ​redcarparked over there. Ours is a ​hugecountry.
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(Definition of ours from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ours" in American English

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ourspronoun [pl]

 us   /ɑʊərz, ɑrz/
belonging to, or that which ​belongs to us: He’s a ​cousin of ours. That’s ​theirproblem – not ours. I ​think these ​seats are ours.
(Definition of ours from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ours”
in Arabic لَنا…
in Korean 우리의 것…
in Portuguese nosso, -a…
in Catalan (el) nostre…
in Japanese 私たちのもの(”we” の所有代名詞)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 我们的…
in Turkish bizimki, bizimkiler…
in Russian наш, наша, наше…
in Chinese (Traditional) 我們的…
in Italian (il) nostro…
in Polish nasz…
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