-our

Usage note

See -or1.
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British Dictionary definitions for -our

-our

suffix forming nouns
  1. indicating state, condition, or activitybehaviour; labour

Word Origin for -our

in Old French -eur, from Latin -or, noun suffix
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Word Origin and History for -our

see -or.

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