Translation of "year" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /jɪər/ us /jɪər/

A1 a period of twelve months, or 365 or 366 days, especially from 1 January to 31 December

He joined the company a year ago.
be … years old

A1 to be a particular age

Her son is six years old.

A2 the part of the year, in a school, college, or university, during which courses are taught

学年, 年度
the school year
I’m in my second year at Pisa University.
years [ plural ]

B1 a long time

I haven’t seen Linda for years.

(Translation of “year” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)