Yore meaning

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Yore is defined as the distant past or times long ago.

The 1800's were an example of times of yore.

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Time long past.

Days of yore.

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(poetic) Time long past.

This word comes from the days of yore.

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Long ago; in times long past.
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Common misspelling of your.
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Common misspelling of you're.
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of yore
  • In or of times, or a time, long past; formerly; of old.
    In days of yore, a nation now poorer than of yore.
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Origin of yore

  • Middle English long ago, time long past from Old English gēara, geāra long ago from genitive pl. of gēar year year

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English, from Old English Ä¡Ä“ara (literally “of years"), genitive plural of Ä¡Ä“ar (“year"). More at year.

    From Wiktionary