Definition Of year


a set of students grouped together as being of roughly similar ages, mostly entering a school or college in the same academic year.

most of the girls in my year were leaving school at the end of the term

a very long time; ages.

it's going to take years to put that right

one's age or time of life.

she had a composure well beyond her years

the period of 365 days (or 366 days in leap years) starting from the first of January, used for reckoning time in ordinary affairs.

Your paycheck will be debited at the same rate each month for the entire calendar year .

the time taken by a planet to make one revolution around the sun.

Roughly half of the American people know that it takes a year for the Earth to go around the Sun.

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Example Of year

  • a year ago

  • a year later

  • Advertising is set for its best year since 1999, according to a report out this week.

  • €1000 per year

  • By their fourth year students were studying the differential and integral calculus.

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