What does years mean?

Definitions for years
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
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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. Benoit Peloille:

    It's something that is still below the radar of global investors who have deserted Europe during the last few years and remain sceptical about the earnings trend in Europe, there is improvement in the macro landscape in Europe, and companies are starting to benefit from it.

  2. Sydney Harris:

    The beauty of 'spacing' children many years apart lies in the fact that parents have time to learn the mistakes that were made with the older ones-which permits them to make exactly the opposite mistakes with the younger ones.

  3. Chief Financial Officer Luciano Siani:

    We do not expect any downgrades over the next two years as the ratings agencies have already included lower iron ore prices in their recent evaluations.

  4. Li Yao:

    It's a good time for Sinopec to recoup at least part of its investment over the years and finance more pipeline capacity building while still able to maintain a controlling stake.

  5. Beverly Scott:

    I have been around 40 years. I have been through hurricanes. I've been through World Trade Center bombings, tornadoes coming ... 36 inches of snow, this ain't this woman's first rodeo.

Images & Illustrations of years

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