noun (plural millenaries)
1A period of a thousand years. Compare with millennium.
Consisting of a thousand people, years, etc. he mustered millenary forces
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- For them, the millenary celebrations proffered an avenue to the rebuilding of the cultural self-confidence needed to continue ruling the empire.
- Thornycroft was thus largely given free rein to devise an idealized image of Anglo-Saxon Englishness in his statue for the millenary commemoration.
Words that rhyme with millenaryantennary, bimillenary, venery
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