years (n.) Old form(s): yeares, yeeres
maturity, experience [coming through age]
CE III.i.90[Balthasar to Antipholus of Ephesus, of Adriana] Her sober virtue, years, and modesty
R2 II.iii.66[Bolingbroke to Ross and Willoughby] Evermore thank's the exchequer of the poor, / Which till my infant fortune comes to years / Stands for my bounty
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