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Main Entry: year

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  • years — index age, longevity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • years — [n] age; old age agedness, caducity, dotage, elderliness, generation, lifespan, lifetime, oldness, senescence, senility; concept 715 Ant. youth …   New thesaurus

  • years — noun 1. a late time of life (Freq. 19) 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 • Syn: ↑old age …   Useful english dictionary

  • years — noun /ji.ə(ɹ)z,jɜː(ɹ)z/ An unusually long time 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… …   Wiktionary

  • years — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. agedness, oldness, senescense; see age 2 , senility . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. decades, generation, lifetime, centuries, millenium, eon, period, age, epoch …   English dictionary for students

  • years — n. long time; advanced or old age; general term for time (past, present and future); specific period of time jɪr /jɪə ,jɜː n. period of 12 months, period of 365 days …   English contemporary dictionary

  • years — 1) sayer 2) ayers …   Anagrams dictionary

  • years — informal a very long time. → year …   English new terms dictionary

  • Years of Refusal — Studio album by Morrissey Released 16 February 2009 ( …   Wikipedia

  • Years of Refusal — Студийный Моррисси Дата выпуска 16.2.2009 Записан Осень зима 2007 Жанр Альтернативный рок Длительность 43:25 …   Википедия

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