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years

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. old age, years, age, eld, geezerhoodnoun

    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, yearsnoun

    a prolonged period of time

    "we've known each other for ages"; "I haven't been there for years and years"

  3. days, yearsnoun

    the time during which someone's life continues

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

Wiktionary

  1. yearsnoun

    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

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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. The President:

    The balkanization of the media means that we just don't have a common place where we get common facts and a common worldview the way we did 20, 30 years ago, my advice to a future president is increasingly try to bypass the traditional venues that create divisions and try to find new venues within this new media that are quirkier, less predictable.

  2. Herschel McGriff Sr.:

    There’s still a few things I need to do yet…I figure I got another 10 years to go, i’ll get a lot done in the next 10 years.

  3. Chief Executive Yusuf Alireza:

    In the 24 years that I've been in the markets, I have to say it's probably the most difficult of those 24 years.

  4. Yu Haiyang:

    In the past three years, my custom has doubled every year.

  5. United States:

    I don't think most Americans, in their heart, want to be given something. I've spent a lot of time traveling around this country over the last four years. People want to work for what they get. So, I think this idea of a guaranteed minimum is not something most people want. They want the ability to be able to secure a job.

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