Definitions for years
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word years
old age, years, age, eld, geezerhood(noun)
a late time of life
"old age is not for sissies"; "he's showing his years"; "age hasn't slowed him down at all"; "a beard white with eld"; "on the brink of geezerhood"
long time, age, years(noun)
a prolonged period of time
"we've known each other for ages"; "I haven't been there for years and years"
the time during which someone's life continues
"the monarch's last days"; "in his final years"
An unusually long time
It took years for the bus to come.
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Rank popularity for the word 'years' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #98
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'years' in Written Corpus Frequency: #174
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