Meaning of YOUR in English


your S1 W1 /jə; strong jɔː $ jər strong jɔːr/ BrE AmE determiner [possessive form of ‘you’]

[ Language: Old English ; Origin: eower ]

1 . used when speaking or writing to one or more people to show that something belongs to them or is connected with them:

Could you move your car?

Is that your brother over there?

Don’t worry. It’s not your fault.

Be aware of your own feelings.

2 . of or belonging to any person:

If you are facing north, east is on your right.

3 . informal used when mentioning something that is a typical example of a particular type of thing:

It was just your basic, ordinary hotel room – nothing special.

Your typical 60s pop group had three guitarists and a drummer.

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.