were means: To describe in a “past tense” state. Saying something that “Was” another. If you’re not careful about your definitions you might end up creating a new definition for another term because you mixed up “were” with “where.” “. (in Community Dictionary, added by Dean Pope)
What else does were mean?
- An awful misspelling of “we” in the contraction. In which one apostrophe is omitted, the word becomes a totally different version. This is common in gaming and on message boards. (in Community Dictionary, added by Corey Henry)