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Meaning of years by Wiktionary Dictionary

years


    Pronunciation

    • ( UK ) IPA: /ji.ə( ɹ )z/, /jɜː( ɹ )z/, X-SAMPA: /ji.@( r )z/, /j3:( r )z/

    Noun

    years

    1. Plural form of year .
      "It will be a shorter book and it will not start four million years ago," he said with a smile at an awards ceremony in the Pennsylvania state Capitol. - Earliest Usenet use via Google Groups: fa.sf-lovers, 05 May 1981 1718-PDT, Jim McGrath
    2. ( colloquial, hyperbolic ) An unusually long time
      It took years for the bus to come .

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    • arsey, ayres, resay, sayer, Sayer


Explanation of years by Wordnet Dictionary

years


    Noun
    1. the time during which someone's life continues

    2. in his final years
    3. a late time of life

    4. he's showing his years
    5. a prolonged period of time

    6. I haven't been there for years and years