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Definition for: HIRES

(pron.) Alt. of Hirs

anagrams for:hires

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A person who is entitled by law or by the terms of a will to inherit the estate of another
A person who inherits some title or office
Wary and distrustful; disposed to avoid persons or things; "shy of strangers"
Lacking self-confidence; "stood in the doorway diffident and abashed"; "problems that call for bold not timid responses"; "a very unsure young man"
Short; "eleven is one shy of a dozen"
(n.) A portion of Great Britain originally under the supervision of an earl; a territorial division, usually identical with a county, but sometimes limited to a smaller district; as, Wiltshire, Yorkshire, Richmondshire, Hallamshire.
(n.) A division of a State, embracing several contiguous townships; a county.