Years

  • (noun): A late time of life.
    Example: "He's showing his years"
    Synonyms: old age, age, eld, geezerhood
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on years:

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 five years ...
Chariots Of Fire - Awards and Recognition - Popular Lists
... Chariots 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 Cheers - No. 100 AFI's 100 Years...100 Movies (10th Anniversary Edition) - Nominated AFI's 10 Top 10 - Nominated ...
60 Minutes - Broadcast History - Effects From The Prime Time Access Rule - Pre-emptions Since 1978
... 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 ... Another 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 ...
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 ...
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): The time during which someone's life continues.
    Example: "In his final years"
    Synonyms: days
  • (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:

    A few years ago, the liberal churches complained that the Calvinistic church denied to them the name of Christian. I think the complaint was confession; a religious church would not complain.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    All through the years of our youth
    Neither could have known
    Their own thought from the other’s,
    We were so much at one.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    These native villages are as unchanging as the woman in one of their stories. When she was called before a local justice he asked her age. “I have 45 years.” “But,” said the justice, “you were forty-five when you appeared before me two years ago.” “SeƱor Judge,” she replied proudly, drawing herself to her full height, “I am not of those who are one thing today and another tomorrow!”
    State of New Mexico, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)