HyperDic: yr

English > 1 sense of the word yr:
NOUNtimeyr, year, twelvemontha period of time containing 365 (or 366) days
English > yr: 1 sense > noun 1, time
MeaningA period of time containing 365 (or 366) days.
Synonymsyear, twelvemonth
Part ofdecade, decennary, decenniumA period of 10 years
NarrowerHoly Year(Roman Catholic Church) a period of remission from sin (usually granted every 25 years)
New YearThe calendar year just begun
Y2KThe year 2000 in the Gregorian calendar
annum(Latin) year
calendar year, civil yearThe year (reckoned from January 1 to December 31) according to Gregorian calendar
church year, Christian yearThe year in the ecclesiastical calendar
common year, 365 daysA year that is not a leap year
fiscal year, financial yearAny accounting period of 12 months
leap year, intercalary year, 366 days, bissextile yearIn the Gregorian calendar
off yearA year in which no major political elections are held
off yearA year in which productivity is low or inferior
year of graceAny year of the Christian era
Broadertime period, period of time, periodAn amount of time

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