Ure in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is ure a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word ure is a Scrabble US word. The word ure is worth 3 points in Scrabble:

U1R1E1

Is ure a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word ure is a Scrabble UK word and has 3 points:

U1R1E1

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3 letters words from 'ure'

RUE 3URE 3

2 letters words from 'ure'

ER 2RE 2
UR 2 

All 3 letters words made out of ure

ure rue uer eur reu eru

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Definitions and meaning of ure

ure

Etymology

From Anglo-Norman *eure, Old French uevre (modern French œuvre), from Latin opera (work, labor). Doublet of opera.

Noun

ure (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete, only in collocations in ure, out of ure) use, practise, exercise.
    • 1567, Arthur Golding (translator), The XV Bookes of P. Ouidius Naso, entytuled Metamorphosis, Book 2,[1]
      I cannot vtter any more, for words waxe out of vre
    • c. 1611, George Chapman (translator), The Iliads of Homer, London: Nathaniell Butter, Book 17, p. 248,[2]
      But come, let vs be sure of this, to put the best in vre
      That lies in vs;
    • 1597-1625, Essays (Francis Bacon) of Francis Bacon, On Simulation and Dissimulation, Random House 1955: Hugh G. Dick, p. 19 [3]
      ...it maketh him practise simulation in other things, lest his hand should be out of ure

Derived terms

  • inure

Verb

ure (third-person singular simple present ures, present participle uring, simple past and past participle ured)

  1. (obsolete, transitive, intransitive) To use; to exercise; to inure; to accustom by practice.
    • 1551, Ralph Robinson (translator), Utopia (1516) by Thomas More, edited by William Dallam Armes, New York: Macmillan, 1912, Book 1, p. 37,[4]
      [] the French soldiers [] from their youth have been practised and ured in feats of arms []

Anagrams

  • ERU, EUR, Eur., Rue, eur-, eur., rue

Afrikaans

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈy.rə/

Noun

ure

  1. plural of uur

Ambai

Alternative forms

  • uren
  • ureŋ

Noun

ure

  1. eye

Danish

Noun

ure n

  1. indefinite plural of ur

Eastern Arrernte

Noun

ure

  1. fire

References

  • 2007. The UCLA Phonetics Lab Archive. Los Angeles, CA: UCLA Department of Linguistics.

Interlingue

Noun

ure

  1. (chemistry) urea

Japanese

Romanization

ure

  1. Rōmaji transcription of うれ

Latin

Verb

ūre

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of ūrō

Middle English

Determiner

ure

  1. Alternative form of oure

References

  • “our(e (pron.)” in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 11 May 2018.

Old English

Alternative forms

  • ūserNorthumbrian or poetic

Etymology

From Proto-West Germanic *unsar, from Proto-Germanic *unseraz.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈuː.re/

Determiner

ūre

  1. our

Declension

Descendants

  • Middle English: oure
    • English: our
      • Northumbrian: wor, oor
    • Scots: oor, wir

Pronoun

ūre

  1. genitive of : ours, of us

Rapa Nui

Noun

ure

  1. penis

Usage notes

Largely considered archaic; replaced by a Tahitian term.


Source: wiktionary.org
  • in heraldry, pointed, with a pattern of points.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)