Definition of yours sincerely in English:

yours sincerely

(US sincerely yours)

phrase

  • A formula used to end a letter, typically a formal one in which the recipient is addressed by name.

    ‘Yours sincerely, Harold Cohn’
    • ‘Thank you for such a great article. Sincerely yours, Jmr’
    • ‘Have a nice day! Yours sincerely, The Innocence Panel.’
    • ‘Your haunting articles… unable to publish… disturbing and dramatic… general public should not be made aware… returning them with great regret… Very sincerely yours, The London Press.’