verb (used with or without object), dured, dur·ing. Archaic.
Origin of dure2
Examples from the Web for dures
Oi fashtened th' dures an' closed th' shutters av ivery windy.Frank Merriwell's Pursuit|Burt L. Standish
We braced up to wan iv th' dures, an' a man stopped Hinnissy.Mr. Dooley: In the Hearts of His Countrymen|Finley Peter Dunne
Shure, an' she's a-galavantin' 'round here thryin' the dures an' windeys, flourishin' the fut ay a bunnie, be jabbers!An Unoficial Patriot|Helen Gardener
And this was sometimes the case at the feasts of Alexander the king, as Dures says.