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noun as in senescence

noun as in vintage

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The Singapore launch was pegged for the first half of this year, pushed back due to coronavirus.

From Digiday

The University of Washington’s Institute on Health Metrics estimates that there will be nearly 413,000 deaths by the end of the year.

To best compare today’s StarTech to its past versions, I look at its metrics on September 30 each year from 2015 to 2019, and those numbers as of September 15 of this year.

From Fortune

No chief executive “should sit in their chair for dozens of years,” she says.

From Fortune

Today’s announcements won’t hit the Pro, which got an update earlier in the year.

However, more than 20 players on the ballot this year were probably worthy of being enshrined in Cooperstown.

The influential al Qaeda propagandist, who was born in New Mexico, died in a U.S. drone strike later that year.

Eric Garcetti succeeded Villaraigosa and has received high marks in his first year and a half on the job.

Grindr introduced the feature themselves in October the same year and called it ‘tribes.’

In the last year, her fusion exercise class has attracted a cult following and become de rigueur among the celebrity set.

In the year of misery, of agony and suffering in general he had endured, he had settled upon one theory.

The great plague of this and the subsequent year broke out at St. Giles, London.

Twice a year the formal invitation was sent out by the old nobleman to his only son, and to his two nephews.

After about the forty-fifth year it becomes gradually less; after seventy-five years it is about one-half the amount given.

The clink of the stone-masons' chisels had resounded year after year from morning till night.


On this page you'll find 163 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to year, such as: age, day, hour, moment, period, and stage.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.