What are years?

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

Some articles on years:

FM-2030 - Name Change
... 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 ...
Election - Characteristics - Scheduling
... 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 ... for example presidents 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 ...
60 Minutes - Broadcast History - Effects From The Prime Time Access Rule - Pre-emptions Since 1978
... of Oz, which had recently returned to CBS after having been shown on NBC for eight years ... However, CBS would, in later years, schedule the film so that it would no longer pre-empt 60 Minutes ... exception is anytime CBS airs the Super Bowl or since 2003, alternating years where the AFC Championship Game has the 630 pm Eastern start time, which is played into prime-time and followed by a special lead-ou ...
Chariots Of Fire - Awards and Recognition - Popular Lists
... of Fire theme American Film Institute recognition AFI's 100 Years...100 Movies - Nominated AFI's 100 Years of Film Scores - Nominated AFI's 100 Years...100. 100 AFI's 100 Years...100 Movies (10th Anniversary Edition) - Nominated AFI's 10 Top 10 - Nominated ...
Leni Riefenstahl - Post-war Life and Career - Photography and Final Film
... 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): The time during which someone's life continues.
    Example: "In his final years"
    Synonyms: days

Famous quotes containing the word years:

    Chrome: her pretty childface smooth as steel, with eyes that would have been at home at the bottom of some deep Atlantic trench, cold gray eyes that lived under terrible pressure. They say she cooked her own cancers for people who crossed her, rococo custom variations that took years to kill you.
    William Gibson (b. 1948)

    In a few years there will be only five kings in the world—the King of England and the four kings in a pack of cards.
    Farouk I (1920–1965)

    In the faith that looks through death,
    In years that bring the philosophic mind.
    William Wordsworth (1770–1850)