Definition of 'year'
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We have been together for two years. The Sun (2016)Those early years are now long gone. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In one year she ran a dozen marathons in as many months. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The triplets are in the same school year as Hendrix. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In the past twenty years, typical life expectancy has improved by two years per decade. Times, Sunday Times (2017)They end up forking out 305 a year too much for gas and electricity. The Sun (2016)But in the following years the City reinvented itself as the leading destination for financiers to trade and hedge their newly floating currencies. Times, Sunday Times (2016)These animals can live 25 to 30 years of age. Smithsonian Mag (2017)If the past is anything to judge by, the real impact of the 2016 year of revolution will not be fully understood until far in the future. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The next year was a year of revolutions. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It took me almost twenty years to confirm my suspicions. THE DOG LISTENER: Learning the Language of your Best Friend (2002)Rental purchase agreements typically involve the payment of high interest loans over a ten year period. Home-ownership - differentiation and fragmentation (1990)For much of the year the index traded sideways or downwards. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Block out your appointments on the calendar a year ahead and let no one interfere with them. Christianity Today (2000)Economists have dreamed of such a tax and welfare revolution for years. The Sun (2009)Organisations at least three years old were eligible. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The number and size of these cells is thought to become fixed by about the end of the first year of life. Coping with Bulimia (1987)Twenty years ago the City would hire people with classics degrees. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We are of the same generation, born within a year of one another. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The aluminium price has risen about 55 per cent in two years. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Will it still be here in a year's time? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Set a time limit so you know you're not going to spend all next year feeling like this. The Sun (2015)Despite this, he now enjoys a cordial relationship with the school and last year was asked to open his rebuilt old house. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I could show you a woman aged 70 this year who is far more beautiful. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Trends of 'year'
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Translations for 'year'
British English: year /jɪə/ NOUN
A year is a period of twelve months, beginning on the first of January and ending on the thirty-first of December.
The year was 1840.
- American English: year
- Arabic: سَنَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: ano
- Chinese: 年
- Croatian: godina
- Czech: rok
- Danish: år
- Dutch: jaar
- European Spanish: año
- Finnish: vuosi
- French: année
- German: Jahr
- Greek: έτος
- Italian: anno
- Japanese: 年
- Korean: 연
- Norwegian: år
- Polish: rok
- European Portuguese: ano
- Romanian: an
- Russian: год
- Spanish: año
- Swedish: år
- Thai: ปี
- Turkish: yıl
- Ukrainian: рік
- Vietnamese: năm thời gian
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