Example sentences for: ours

How can you use “ours” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But this, of course, is not Southwest's fault, except insofar as Southwest makes its seats so cheap that even drunken assholes can fly across this great country of ours.

  • My primary news sources today have been the New York Times Op-Ed page and MTV News, venues in which William Bennett and Whitney Houston addressed the need for compassion and optimism in this old world of ours in ways that were disturbingly similar.

  • Yours, Mine, and Ours

  • For many are of a countrary opinion, that the English tongue was then in the height of its perfection; that from Jonson's time to ours it has been in a continual declination, like that of the Romans from the age of Virgil to Statius, but Quintilian himself so much complains, under the person of Secundus, in his famous dialogue de Causis corruptae Eloquentiae.

  • "All those with the welfare of the king and his kingdom, as well as ours, at heart would do well not to force him to confront these complex and sensitive issues at this time," he wrote.

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