yeared

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From year +‎ -ed.

Adjective[edit]

yeared (not comparable)

  1. Of a specified number of years.
  2. (poetic) That has lasted many years; old.
    • 1982, Lawrence Durrell, Constance, Faber & Faber 2004 (Avignon Quintet), p. 701:
      Ironically, too, the wine was a yeared Bollinger of almost carnal subtlety and while Sutcliffe's stomach quailed his palate hungered for the treat.