years

Definitions of years
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n a prolonged period of time

“I haven't been there for years and years”
Synonyms:
age, long time
Types:
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month of Sundays
a time perceived as long
aeon, eon
an immeasurably long period of time
blue moon
a long time
year dot
as long ago as anyone can remember
Type of:
period, period of time, time period
an amount of time

n the time during which someone's life continues

“in his final years
Synonyms:
days
Type of:
life
the period from the present until death

n a late time of life

“he's showing his years
Synonyms:
age, eld, geezerhood, old age
Types:
dotage, second childhood, senility
mental infirmity as a consequence of old age; sometimes shown by foolish infatuations
Type of:
time of life
a period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state

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