- year-ago UK US adjective [before noun] (also year-earlier) ACCOUNTING► used to compare a company's financial results from twelve months ago with its results now: »
The manufacturer earned $213 million in the second quarter, compared with year-ago earnings of $201 million.
Financial and business terms. 2012.
Look at other dictionaries:
Many and Many a Year Ago — … Wikipedia
a year ago — last year, one year before now … English contemporary dictionary
year — [jɪə, jɜː ǁ jɪr] written abbreviation yr noun [countable] 1. also calendar year the period of time beginning on January 1 and ending on December 31: • The Small Business Administration arranged 55,000 small business loans last year. 2 … Financial and business terms
year-earlier — UK US adjective [before noun] ACCOUNTING ► YEAR AGO(Cf. ↑year ago) … Financial and business terms
year — /year/, n. 1. a period of 365 or 366 days, in the Gregorian calendar, divided into 12 calendar months, now reckoned as beginning Jan. 1 and ending Dec. 31 (calendar year or civil year). Cf. common year, leap year. 2. a period of approximately the … Universalium
ago — [[t]əgo͟ʊ[/t]] ♦ ADV: ADV with v, n ADV, long ADV You use ago when you are referring to past time. For example, if something happened one year ago, it is one year since it happened. If it happened a long time ago, it is a long time since it… … English dictionary
year — noun /jiə,jɜː,jiɹ/ a) The time it takes the Earth to complete one revolution of the Sun (between 365.24 and 365.26 days depending on the point of reference). We moved to this town a year ago. b) The time it takes for any planetary b … Wiktionary
year — W1S1 [jıə, jə: US jır] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(12 months)¦ 2¦(january to december)¦ 3 years 4 all (the) year round 5 year by year 6 year after year/year in, year out 7¦(period of life/history)¦ 8 the school/academic year 9¦(s … Dictionary of contemporary English
AGO Flugzeugwerke — was, until 1945 a German aircraft manufacturing company. The initials AGO had a variety of meanings during the company s lifetime, but in the its final version stood for Apparatebau GmbH Oschersleben . At its peak, the company employed around… … Wikipedia
year — or sidereal year [yir] n. [ME yere < OE gear, akin to Ger jahr < IE * yēro , year, summer (> Gr hōros, time, year, OSlav jara, spring) < base * ei , to go (> L ire, to go): basic sense “that which passes”] 1. a) a period of 365… … English World dictionary