Definition of Howres
1. howre [n] - See also: howre
Lexicographical Neighbors of Howres
howres (current term)
Literary usage of Howres
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Publications of the Selden Society by Selden Society (1904)
"... twenty-four howres enny such person, excepting the before excepted—the intent and true meaning of this statute is that the partie soe seeking protection ..."
2. The Nicholas Papers: Correspondence of Sir Edward Nicholas by Sir Edward Nicholas (1892)
"... the Marquis de Leda doeth not to him owne any other businesse in England but to make a complement to Cromwell ; yet they say he wes two howres with him ..."
3. Ecclesiastical Memorials; Relating Chiefly to Religion, and the Reformation by John Strype (1822)
"... would fortune by this extreme necessity, God knows; and we fear the likelihood. Especially, because the danger is at al howres so near, as here, to us. ..."