Definitions of year

  1.   a body of students who graduate together the class of '97 she was in my year at Hoehandle High
  2.   a period of time containing 365 or 366 days she is 4 years old in the year 1920
  3.   a period of time occupying a regular part of a calendar year that is used for some particular activity a school year
  4.   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
  5.   The time of the apparent revolution of the sun trough the ecliptic the period occupied by the earth in making its revolution around the sun called the astronomical year also a period more or less nearly agreeing with this adopted by various nations as a measure of time and called the civil year as the common lunar year of 354 days still in use among the Mohammedans the year of 360 days etc In common usage the year consists of 365 days and every fourth year called bissextile or leap year of 366 days a day being added to February on that year on account of the excess above 365 days see Bissextile
  6.   The time in which any planet completes a revolution about the sun as the year of Jupiter or of Saturn
  7.   Age or old age as a man in years
  8.   The period during which the earth makes one complete rovolution or journey round the sun a period of 365 days or 365 days 5 hours 48 minutes and 45 51 seconds the calendar year or a period of 365 days in leap year 366 days beginning january i colloquially a very long time
  9.   The time the earth takes to go round the sun 365 1 4 days or 12 months pl age or old age
  10.   Time in which the earth goes round the sun 12 months or 365 days
  11.   The period of time in which the earth completes a revolution around the sun about 365 days used as a unit of time and divided into 12 months
  12.   Any period of 12 months
  13.   Age or old age The lunar year the space of twelve lunar months The bissextile or leap year a year occurring every fourth year of 366 days when February has 29 days instead of 28 The Sabbatic year among the Israelites every seventh year when their land was suffered to lie untilled The great year the time in which the fixed stars make a revolution
  14.   The period of time determined by astronomical observations in which the sun moves through the twelve signs of the ecliptic or whole circle and returns to the same point the so called tropical or solar year which comprehends twelve calendar months or 365 days 5 hours 48 minutes and 49 7 10ths seconds the time in which any planet completes a revolution the great year see Infra
  15.   The period of time determined by one revolution of the earth round the sun which it accomplishes in about 365 1 4 days the period commencing on 1st January and ending 31st December

Quotes of year

  1. After an author has been dead for some time it becomes increasingly difficult for his publishers to get a new book out of him each year – Robert Benchley
  2. Every year I teach dozens of students at the University of Birmingham Most of the students on the gender and sexuality courses are women I guess this is because the boys don't think that gender applies to them that it's a subject for girls – Louise Brown
  3. If we make the tough decisions now we will be one year ahead of 80 percent of the states in the race to economic growth If we fail to act we will fall even further behind by going first we can become first – Chris Christie
  4. On the last morning of Virginia's bloodiest year since the Civil War I built a fire and sat facing a window of darkness where at sunrise I knew I would find the sea – Patricia Cornwell
  5. But last year there were 540 000 people roughly detained coming across the border illegally Forty -five thousand of them came from countries other than Mexico demonstrating the fact that Mexico itself now is a pathway into the United States for people all around the world and we don't know what their intentions are – John Cornyn
  6. Eventually I did that but it took a lot of twists and turns and there were a year or two there where I was living with no money at all no home no car no nothing I was living in somebody's garage in Los Angeles at that point for a year – Renny Harlin
  7. The first Superman film took up a huge chunk of our lives but it was a wonderful time for us We were young my daughter was little we were filming in London for a year so we became like a close family – Margot Kidder
  8. I'd like to see us improving on what we had last year – David Leslie
  9. The rarest of all things in American life is charm We spend billions every year manufacturing fake charm that goes under the heading of public relations Without it America would be grim indeed – Anita Loos
  10. This year I hope to introduce legislation that would require Power Administrations to list direct and indirect costs associated with ESA compliance as a line item on customer's power bills – Cathy McMorris
  11. You set your goals to a point where they're attainable but far enough away that you have to really go get them And every year I push my goals a little bit farther away and every year I work a little bit harder to get them – Rafael Palmeiro
  12. We're travelling for about nine -and -a -half months a year – George Shearing
  13. Back in the 1960s the number of deaths each year from unintentional poisoning was 15 times greater than it is today – Hal Stratton
  14. Whenever I release a record it's my record It's not a selfish thought I may work all year 'round for other people So finally when I come out with my own album it should be me with the creative help of other musicians – Eberhard Weber
  15. And so we said to General Motors that the solution had to be a first year increase which had to be sizeable because we bad to catch up with the lost position as against the cost of living and we had to make some progress – Leonard Woodcock

Usage examples for year

  1. You'll be a rich man in another year or two – Blake's Burden by Harold Bindloss
  2. Good night Happy New Year again – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  3. “ Le's see what we can do this year – A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  4. Next year Sharley is to 'come out – My New Home by Mary Louisa Molesworth
  5. Not at this time of the year miss – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  6. It's only that she has got into a wrong way of thinking this year – Molly Brown's Senior Days by Nell Speed
  7. Next year Miss Vancourt will still be Miss Vancourt ” – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli
  8. You will be married some time next year – Valerie by Frederick Marryat
  9. She wouldn't mind that for about a year with nice people would she – Back To Billabong by Mary Grant Bruce
  10. Next year when I'm on my way back I'll stop and we'll talk it over again – The Biography of a Prairie Girl by Eleanor Gates
  11. Oh long ago long ago I don't know a year or two – Daisy in the Field by Elizabeth Wetherell
  12. He died about thirty year ago – "I Conquered" by Harold Titus
  13. “ I called at her father's home but little more than a year since – The Outlaw of Torn by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  14. “ I send one at least every year – The Seaboard Parish, Complete by George MacDonald
  15. My mother left me twenty thousand a year and you know what we've had from him – The Scarlet Feather by Houghton Townley
  16. “ There's nothing to see though at this time of year – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins
  17. I've done so much to it this last year perhaps she won't like it – Quit Your Worrying! by George Wharton James
  18. But a year after – The Four Feathers by A. E. W. Mason
  19. “ A year ago you were a child – The Master Mummer by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  20. Can you wait can I wait a year – The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow by Anna Katharine Green

Rhymes for year