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  1. a seaport on SW Honshu, in SW Japan.
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Examples from the Web for kure

Historical Examples of kure

  • Ans.Only one kure, that iz, milk a cow on the run, and subsist on the milk.

    The Complete Works of Josh Billings

    Henry W. Shaw

  • Yu kant kure laziness by bribery, nor shame; the only way to kure it, is tew skare it.

    Josh Billings on Ice

    Henry Wheeler Shaw

  • A hotel wont keep itself and keep the landlord too, and ever kure a traveler from the habit ov profane swareing.

  • It iz sed by the naturalists that angle worm ile, rubbed on the rear ov the neck, will kure a man ov the lies.

  • One idea men are their own wust enemys, and there iz but one kure for them, and that iz tew agree with them.

British Dictionary definitions for kure


  1. a port in SW Japan, on SW Honshu: a naval base; shipyards. Pop: 202 628 (2002 est)
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