Translation of "year" - English-Spanish dictionary

year

noun uk /jɪər/ us /jɪər/

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

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

A1 to be a particular age

tener… años
Her son is six years old.

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

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

B1 a long time

siglos
I haven’t seen Linda for years.

(Translation of “year” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

year

noun /jiə/

the period of time the earth takes to go once round the sun, about 365 days

año
We lived here for five years, from November 2000 to November 2005
a two-year delay.

the period from January 1 to December 31, being 365 days, except in a leap year, when it is 366 days

año
in the year 1945.
yearly adjective

happening etc every year

anual
We pay a yearly visit to my uncle.
yearbook noun

a book of information which is updated and published every year

anuario
his high-school yearbook.
all (the) year round/long etc

throughout the whole year

durante todo el año
The weather is so good here that we can swim all (the) year round.

(Translation of “year” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)