Focus on the pronunciation of year to date
English definition of “year to date”
year to date
noun [S] (written abbreviation YTD) ACCOUNTING
› the period from the beginning of the year (either a calendar year or a financial year) until the present time, used especially when talking about a company's sales, profits, etc.: financial/fiscal year to date In the financial year to date, receipts were up 6.3%. For the year to date, sales have fallen by 15.4%. year-to-date adjective [before noun] › The High-Yield Bond Portfolio had a year-to-date return of 1.75%. year-to-date adverb › Nationally, car sales are down about 3% year-to-date.