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Meaning of “for years” in the English Dictionary

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for years

B1 for a ​longtime: Rachel and I have been going there for ​years. (also in years) since a ​longtime ago: I haven't ​seen my ​uncle for/in ​years.
(Definition of for years from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “for years”
in Chinese (Simplified) 很久,好长时间, 很久以来…
in Chinese (Traditional) 很久,好長時間, 很久以來…
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