What does the word year mean?

Usage examples for year

  1. Oh, I wonder- I wonder, what this secret is that took him from me a year ago. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  2. But know that this year shall be the last. – The Firelight Fairy Book by Henry Beston
  3. I think I might have loved your mother but she died the very first year your father brought her here. – Green Valley by Katharine Reynolds