how to pronounce our


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The above transcription of our is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

our is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of our in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… time we all value our time and want to …”

meanings of our


  1. Used before a person's name to indicate that the person is in one's family, or is a very close friend.
  2. Of, from, or belonging to the nation, region, or language of the speaker.
  3. Belonging to us.


  1. Misspelling of are.

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