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Definitions of Were
To wear. See 3d Wear. Webster Dictionary DB
The imperfect indicative plural, and imperfect subjunctive singular and plural, of the verb be. See Be. Webster Dictionary DB
Of to be. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
Indicative plural and subjunctive singular and plural of Was, imperfect of BE, v. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
The imperfect pl. of Be, and the first and third person sing, of the subjunctive mood. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
To guard; to protect. Webster Dictionary DB
The pl. of WAS, used as pa.t. of BE. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
Of the verb be. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
A fine for slaying a man; the money value set upon a man's life; weregild. Webster Dictionary DB
Plural form of the past tense of the verb be. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
Usage examples for Were
– Love of Brothers by Katharine Tynan
– The Lion and the Mouse A Story of an American Life by Charles Klein