hour[ ouuh r, ou-er ]SEE DEFINITION OF hour
Synonyms for hour
- no time
- nothing flat
- point in time
- split second
- three winks
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HOUR
For more than an hour, there was perfect stillness, as the shades of evening deepened.
I was with him when he died, but knew not the hour he departed, for he sunk to rest like an infant.
He was busy almost half an hour, while Uncle Peter smoked in silence.
There was a long, airy gallery, in which he was allowed to take exercise any hour of the day.
Very well; bring me what you have at that hour, and we'll strike a trade.
An hour's silence with these two people by themselves might have worked wonders.
For an hour he watched her, feeling the arm on which she lay growing numb.
He kept no records of birthdays and wedding-anniversaries or the hour of death.
It was still an hour to the time of meeting, and the Ave-bell was ringing.
The captain had told him to be back in an hour, and he felt that it was time for him to be stirring.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR HOUR
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- one's turn
- the hunt
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