you're
Date: circa 1590 you are

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • you're — is an informal contracted form of you are (You re sure, are you?). It needs to be distinguished from the identical sounding possessive word your …   Modern English usage

  • you're — [jə strong jo: $ jər strong jur, jo:r] the short form of you are ▪ You re late …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • you're — (you are) v. you exist, you live, you occupy a certain position, you exist in a certain state …   English contemporary dictionary

  • you're — [ jur, jɔr ] short form the usual way of saying or writing you are. This is not often used in formal writing …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • you're — ► CONTRACTION ▪ you are …   English terms dictionary

  • you're — [yoor, yo͞or] contraction you are …   English World dictionary

  • you\'re — 1. (you re) (860↑, 170↓) A word that I wish people would actually use when they re supposed to. <C> Your dumb! <JB> It s you re . Idiot. Author: Jagfire http://youre.urbanup.com/161057 2. (you re) (530↑, 33↓) How idiots spell the… …   Urban English dictionary

  • you're — contr. you are. * * * /yoor/; unstressed /yeuhr/ contraction of you are: You re certain that s right? Usage. See contraction. * * * you re /yör or ūr/ a contraction of you are * * * you’re UK [jɔː(r)] US [jʊr] US [jɔr] short form the usual way …   Useful english dictionary

  • you're — [[t]jɔː(r), jʊə(r)[/t]] You re is the usual spoken form of you are . Go to him, tell him you re sorry... I think you re expecting too much of me …   English dictionary

  • you're — /yoor/; unstressed /yeuhr/ contraction of you are: You re certain that s right? Usage. See contraction. * * * …   Universalium

  • you're — [jɔː] short form the usual way of saying or writing ‘you are . This is not often used in formal writing You re looking well, Peter.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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