Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “yearlong”


adjective [not gradable]  /ˈjɪərˈlɔŋ/ us  
lasting one year, or one school year: The course is a standard yearlong introduction to Western civilization.
(Definition of yearlong from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of yearlong?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day


(done by) moving the arm below shoulder level

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More