Meaning of “yours” - Learner’s Dictionary


pronoun us uk /jɔːz/
Extra Examples
Her cooking is okay but it's not a patch on yours.My phone's bust - can I use yours?Her hair is similar to yours.Our flat's much smaller than yours.Here's my number. Can I have yours?

A2 the things that belong or relate to the person or people you are talking to:

Is this pen yours?
Our tent's smaller than yours.
Yours faithfully/sincerely, etc

B1 used just before your name at the end of a polite or formal letter

yours truly humorous

I or me

(Definition of “yours” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)