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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2016
yore /yɔr/USA pronunciation   n. [uncountable]
  1. time past:knights of yore.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
yore  (yôr, yōr),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. [Chiefly Literary.]time past:knights of yore.

adv. 
  1. [Obs.]of old;
    long ago.
  • bef. 900; Middle English; Old English geāra


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

yore /jɔː/ n
  1. time long past (now only in the phrase of yore)
adv
  1. obsolete in the past; long ago
Etymology: Old English geāra, genitive plural of gēar year; see hour



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