Meaning of “you're” in the English Dictionary

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"you're" in British English

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uk strong /jɔːr/ weak /r/ us /jʊr/ //

short form of you are:

You're so nice to me!

More examples

  • You're going to be cross when you hear this.
  • He asked if you're coming to the party.
  • You're welcome to join us at the club.
  • If you're free, would you like to come to dinner on Saturday?
  • All the time you're working you're earning money.

(Definition of “you're” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"you’re" in American English

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us /jʊər, jɔr, jər/

contraction of you are:

You need to wear seat belts when you're in the car.

(Definition of “you’re” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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