How to Pronounce fours?

Correct pronunciation for the word "fours" is [fˈɔːz], [fˈɔːz], [f_ˈɔː_z].

"Fours" in context

Fours are a special type of quantity. They are usually used when describing four individual items or a set of four items. Fours can also be used to refer to a group or set of four specific things, such as four cards in a card game or four continents on a map. When talking in terms of measurement, fours represent a quarter of an object's size or a fourth of its length.

Fours can be seen in common every day items as well. Many clocks have four hands, braids have four parts, pies are divided into four slices, and boxes are often divided into four compartments.

Usage over time for fours:

This graph shows how "fours" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

17 words made out of letters FOURS

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