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Synonyms for yearyɪər

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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, year

  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, year, 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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