Adjective "Yearlings" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Yearlings


    Definition:

    1. an animal in its second year.

    2. a horse one year old, dating from January 1 of the year after the year of foaling. adjective

    3. being a year old.

    4. of a year's duration or standing: a yearling bride.

    Origin:
    yearling

    Examples:

    "calves can be yearlings."