- Homophone Note, Word Explorer
|part of speech:
||a unit of time equal to sixty minutes.
I spent two hours on my homework last night.
||one of the twenty-four such periods in a day.
The siren sounds every day at the noon hour.
||a time of the day connected with certain types of activity.
I like to take a walk during my lunch hour.
||the distance that can be traveled in one hour.
We live two hours from our grandparents' house.
The words hour
(belonging to us) sound alike but have different meanings.