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Synonyms for year

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  1. year, twelvemonth, yr(noun)

    a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days

    "she is 4 years old"; "in the year 1920"

    twelvemonth, class, yr

  2. year(noun)

    a period of time occupying a regular part of a calendar year that is used for some particular activity

    "a school year"

    twelvemonth, class, yr

  3. year(noun)

    the period of time that it takes for a planet (as, e.g., Earth or Mars) to make a complete revolution around the sun

    "a Martian year takes 687 of our days"

    twelvemonth, class, yr

  4. class, year(noun)

    a body of students who graduate together

    "the class of '97"; "she was in my year at Hoehandle High"

    social class, class, grade, form, category, yr, twelvemonth, socio-economic class, course of instruction, course of study, division, course, stratum, family


  1. year(noun)

    A period between set dates that mark a year, from January 1 to December 31 by the Gregorian calendar.

    civil year, legal year, calendar year

  2. year(noun)


  3. year(noun)

    Gaussian year, anomalistic year, sidereal year, tropical year

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How to use year in a sentence?

  1. Bobby Scott:

    Weve been asking for information since last year, we expect answers.

  2. Takuya Takahashi:

    We don't think there will be easing, but investors are cautious because it's Kuroda. He gave the market a big surprise last year when the market was not expecting easing.

  3. Caeleb Dressel:

    I don't know that far in advance what my schedule is going to be like ... or how the companies I am involved with at the moment what they are going to need from me within those months, i mean, I would love to compete in ISL, it was great last year, but I can't say 100% I am doing this because there are just so many uncertainties right now for everybody.

  4. Jerome Powell:

    Trade developments have been up and down and then up, I guess, back up perhaps over the course of this interview, i do believe our shifting to a more accommodative stance over the course of the year has been one of the reasons why the outlook has remained favorable.

  5. Steven Rutkovsky:

    We're still seeing some active bid processes in these last couple of weeks of the year, and there will probably be some spillover into the early part of next year.

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