♦ year

♦ year
♦ year /jɪə(r)/
n.
1 anno; annata: this [last, next] year, quest'anno [l'anno scorso, l'anno prossimo]; solar year, anno solare; lunar year, anno lunare; a bad year, una brutta annata; un'annata cattiva; a good year for wine, un'annata buona per il vino; in the year 1861, nell'anno 1861; the year 2000, l'anno duemila; il duemila; tax (o financial) year, anno fiscale (o anno finanziario); academic year, anno accademico; (Bibbia) sabbatical year, anno sabbatico; all the year round, per tutto l'anno; the year before last (o two years ago) due anni fa; every year, ogni anno; to repeat a year, ripetere un anno (a scuola)
2 (pl.) anni; età: He is young for his years, ha un aspetto giovanile per la sua età; porta bene i suoi anni; The boy is just three years old (o three years of age), il bambino ha appena tre anni; (scherz.) She prefers to say that she's 78 years young, lei preferisce dire che è una giovincella di 78 anni
3 (pl.) anni; lungo tempo: I haven't seen him for years, non lo vedo da anni; the interwar years, gli anni fra le due guerre; lean years, anni magri NOTA D'USO: -a lot of years o a long time?-
the year after next (o in two years' time), fra due anni □ (fam.) the year dot, molto tempo: We've lived here since the year dot, viviamo qui da sempre □ year end, fine d'anno □ (econ., fin., rag.) year-end, di fine anno; di fine esercizio; di chiusura: year-end profit and loss statement, conto economico di fine esercizio □ year-end bonus, premio (o gratifica) di fine anno □ year in, year out (o year after year), un anno dopo l'altro; tutti gli anni □ (fin.) year in the red, anno in perdita □ year-long, che dura (da) un anno: a year-long quarrel, una lite che dura da un anno □ (scherz.) the year one, molto tempo fa; un secolo fa (scherz.) □ year out, anno di libertà (tra la scuola superiore e l'università, durante il quale viaggiare e fare esperienze) □ (bot.) year ring, anello annuale (di crescita delle piante) □ year-round, che dura tutto l'anno; per tutto l'anno: a year-round show, una mostra aperta tutto l'anno □ one year from today, oggi a un anno; fra un anno esatto □ to put years on sb., fare invecchiare, stroncare q.; (anche) invecchiare, far sembrare (q.) più vecchio □ to take years off sb., ringiovanire q.; ridare un aspetto giovanile a q.; far sentire (q.) più giovane □ third-year students, studenti del terz'anno.
NOTA D'USO: -years old-

English-Italian dictionary. 2013.

Игры ⚽ Нужно решить контрольную?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Year Zero (album) — Year Zero Studio album by Nine Inch Nails Released April 17, 2007 …   Wikipedia

  • year — [jɪə, jɜː ǁ jɪr] written abbreviation yr noun [countable] 1. also calendar year the period of time beginning on January 1 and ending on December 31: • The Small Business Administration arranged 55,000 small business loans last year. 2 …   Financial and business terms

  • Year — Year, n. [OE. yer, yeer, [yogh]er, AS. ge[ a]r; akin to OFries. i?r, g?r, D. jaar, OHG. j[=a]r, G. jahr, Icel. [=a]r, Dan. aar, Sw. [*a]r, Goth. j?r, Gr. ? a season of the year, springtime, a part of the day, an hour, ? a year, Zend y[=a]re year …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Year and a day — Year Year, n. [OE. yer, yeer, [yogh]er, AS. ge[ a]r; akin to OFries. i?r, g?r, D. jaar, OHG. j[=a]r, G. jahr, Icel. [=a]r, Dan. aar, Sw. [*a]r, Goth. j?r, Gr. ? a season of the year, springtime, a part of the day, an hour, ? a year, Zend y[=a]re… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Year of grace — Year Year, n. [OE. yer, yeer, [yogh]er, AS. ge[ a]r; akin to OFries. i?r, g?r, D. jaar, OHG. j[=a]r, G. jahr, Icel. [=a]r, Dan. aar, Sw. [*a]r, Goth. j?r, Gr. ? a season of the year, springtime, a part of the day, an hour, ? a year, Zend y[=a]re… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • year — /year/, n. 1. a period of 365 or 366 days, in the Gregorian calendar, divided into 12 calendar months, now reckoned as beginning Jan. 1 and ending Dec. 31 (calendar year or civil year). Cf. common year, leap year. 2. a period of approximately the …   Universalium

  • Year of Jubilee (Hebrew) —     Year of Jubilee (Hebrew)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Year of Jubilee (Hebrew)     According to the Pentateuchal legislation contained in Leviticus, a Jubilee year is the year that follows immediately seven successive Sabbatic years (the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • year — W1S1 [jıə, jə: US jır] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(12 months)¦ 2¦(january to december)¦ 3 years 4 all (the) year round 5 year by year 6 year after year/year in, year out 7¦(period of life/history)¦ 8 the school/academic year 9¦(s …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Year-round school — Year round schools are educational institutions based on a schedule that has school throughout most of the calendar year, as opposed to having no school in summer. A motivation is that higher student throughput is accomplished via more effective… …   Wikipedia

  • Year Zero — Studioalbum von Nine Inch Nails Veröffentlichung April 2007 Label Interscope Records …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Year Zero (game) — Year Zero an alternate reality game by Nine Inch Nails and 42 Entertainment Campaign Campaign timeline Year Zero album …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”