This page is about the slang term yonks
a very long time, ages
- How's Christine? I haven't seen her for yonks!
- Let's go to Sydney for the weekend. We haven't been there for yonks.
almost always used with "for", as in "I haven't seen him for yonks"
Sandra hasn't been back to her home town for yonks. She last went there
Contributor: Matt Errey