1. time; years
    • 彼は論文を書くのに3年の歳月を要した
    • It took him three years to write his thesis.
    • 歳月を経るにしたがって私たちはよりよく理解し合うようになった
    • We came to understand each other better as 「time passed [the days went by].
    • 歳月人を待たず
    • ((諺)) Time and tide wait for no man.