What does years mean?

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years

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. 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"

  3. days, years(noun)

    the time during which someone's life continues

    "the monarch's last days"; "in his final years"

Wiktionary

  1. years(Noun)

    An unusually long time

    It took years for the bus to come.

Editors Contribution

  1. years

    Plural form of the word year.

    There are ten years in a decade and a hundred years in a century.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 24, 2016  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'years' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #98

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'years' in Written Corpus Frequency: #174

Anagrams for years »

  1. arsey, ayres, resay, sayer, Sayer

  2. Ayres

  3. Resay

  4. Sayer

How to pronounce years?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say years in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of years in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of years in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of years in a Sentence

  1. President Donald Trump:

    I have been brutalized for the last four years. I used to do well, before I decided to run for politics, but I guess I'm doing OK, because, to the best of my knowledge, I'm the President of the United States, despite the things that are said.

  2. Kelly Beatty:

    When eclipse day dawns, weather will trump all the geometric calculations and careful planning that eclipse-chasers have worried about for years.

  3. Kelly Kim:

    Yellow Fever celebrates all things Asian: the food, the culture and the people and our menu reflects that featuring cuisine from Korea, Japan, China, Vietnam, Thailand and Hawaii, we have been a proud Asian, female-owned business since our founding over four and a half years ago in Torrance, California.

  4. Jeremy DeSilva:

    For the first time, we have an amazing window into what walking was like for a 2 ½ - year-old, more than 3 million years ago, this is the most complete foot of an ancient juvenile ever discovered.

  5. Producer John Marks:

    There weren’t any bottles around, we could see he was having a hard time getting around. We knew that years on the road, or at least what we were told, had taken its toll on him. But when he actually came into the studio, he was there to work. And when he was no longer able to work, when he just felt too much pain, was exhausted, or his voice couldn’t get there, we shut down the session. There wasn’t any erratic, drunken behavior off-screen… He seemed convinced dementia was his problem.

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