yesteryear


yes·ter·year

noun \ˈyes-tər-ˌyir\

Definition of YESTERYEAR

1
:  last year
2
:  time gone by; especially :  the recent past
yesteryear adverb

Examples of YESTERYEAR

  1. <the simple games of yesteryear that kept children entertained for hours>

Origin of YESTERYEAR

yesterday + year
First Known Use: 1870

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