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
    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. Donald Trump:

    I mean, Ronald Reagan was a fairly liberal Democrat and he evolved over years and he became more and more conservative. And he was not a very conservative person, but he was pretty conservative and he ended up being a great president.

  2. Robert Nathan Allen:

    Sushi took 30, 40 years to really become a normal thing, but kale took like five years and kale's not even very tasty.

  3. Ben Carson:

    Seven years ago, the country was promised change that it could believe in. The emptiness of that promise notwithstanding, real change ultimately resides in each of us.

  4. Hashim Yamani:

    The plan started by looking at 20 years down the road, with the year 2032 as the major milestone for long-term planning, recently, however, we have revised the outlook together with our stakeholders to focus on 2040 as the major milestone for long-term energy planning in Saudi Arabia.

  5. Novak Djokovic:

    I physically feel very fit, i'm very motivated to keep on playing on a very high level. I'm going to try to use these years in front of me to fight for number one in the world and the biggest titles in the sport.

Images & Illustrations of years

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