Definition of inure verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

inure

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verb
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjʊə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnjʊr//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they inure
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjʊə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnjʊr//
 
he / she / it inures
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjʊəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnjʊrz//
 
past simple inured
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjʊəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnjʊrd//
 
past participle inured
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjʊəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnjʊrd//
 
-ing form inuring
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjʊərɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnjʊrɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin late Middle English inure, enure, from an Anglo-Norman French phrase meaning ‘in use or practice’, from en ‘in’ + Old French euvre ‘work’ (from Latin opera). Phrasal Verbsinure somebody to something
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: inure

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