noun Chiefly British.
Words nearby twelvemonth
OTHER WORDS FROM twelvemonthtwelve·month·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for twelvemonth
Spongy metallic iron is more energetic in its action than charcoal, and remains serviceable for a twelvemonth.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
A man should have this picture a twelvemonth in his collection before he can discover half its beauties!'Caricature and Other Comic Art|James Parton.
Fintan: Amn't I tired telling you this day in the place of this day twelvemonth.Three Wonder Plays|Lady I. A. Gregory
Twice, during the twelvemonth, he tackled pieces which he described to Madame Hanska.Balzac|Frederick Lawton
As young Turner said, they might easily in this way swear him into jail for a twelvemonth.The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant|Alexander Johnstone Wilson