Definition of our determiner from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ɑː(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɑːr//
    ; BrE BrE//ˈaʊə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈaʊər//
    (the possessive form of we)
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  1. 1  belonging to us; connected with us our daughter/dog/house We showed them some of our photos. Our main export is rice. And now, over to our Rome correspondent…
  2. 2Our used to refer to or address God or a holy person Our Father (= God) Our Lady (= the Virgin Mary)
  3. Word Origin Old English ūre, of Germanic origin; related to us and German unser.
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