What are years?

  • (noun): The time during which someone's life continues.
    Example: "In his final years"
    Synonyms: days
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on years:

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... In the United States, elections are held between every three and six years in most states, with exceptions such as the U.S ... House of Representatives, which stands for election every two years ... the President of Ireland is elected every seven years, the President of Russia and the President of Finland every six years, the President of France every five years, President of United ...
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... I am not who I was ten years ago and certainly not who I will be in twenty years ... The name 2030 reflects my conviction that the years around 2030 will be a magical time ...
Leni Riefenstahl - Post-war Life and Career - Photography and Final Film
... She began a lifelong companionship with her cameraman Horst Kettner, who was 40 years her junior and assisted her with the photographs they were together from the time she was 60 and he was 20 ... Years later she photographed Las Vegas entertainers Siegfried and Roy ... In her later years, Riefenstahl became known for her longevity and physical stamina, although she often suffered considerable pain from old injuries ...

More definitions of "years":

  • (noun): A prolonged period of time.
    Example: "I haven't been there for years and years"
    Synonyms: long time, age

Famous quotes containing the word years:

    In the end we beat them with Levi 501 jeans. Seventy-two years of Communist indoctrination and propaganda was drowned out by a three-ounce Sony Walkman. A huge totalitarian system ... has been brought to its knees because nobody wants to wear Bulgarian shoes.... Now they’re lunch, and we’re number one on the planet.
    —P.J. (Patrick Jake)

    Narcissus does not fall in love with his reflection because it is beautiful, but because it is his. If it were his beauty that enthralled him, he would be set free in a few years by its fading.
    —W.H. (Wystan Hugh)

    Miss Knag still aimed at youth, although she had shot beyond it, years ago.
    Charles Dickens (1812–1870)