winterly
adjective Date: 1559 of, relating to, or occurring in winter ; wintry

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  • Winterly — Win ter*ly, a. Like winter; wintry; cold; hence, disagreeable, cheerless; as, winterly news. [R.] Shak. [1913 Webster] The sir growing more winterly in the month of April. Camden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • winterly — [win′tərlē] adj. WINTRY …   English World dictionary

  • winterly — /win teuhr lee/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or occurring in winter; hibernal. 2. wintry. [bef. 1000; OE winterlic (not recorded in ME); see WINTER, LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • winterly — adjective a) Of or relating to winter. b) Happening in winter. Syn: winter, winterish, wintery, wintry, hiemal …   Wiktionary

  • winterly — adj. wintry, like winter …   English contemporary dictionary

  • winterly — win·ter·ly …   English syllables

  • winterly — win•ter•ly [[t]ˈwɪn tər li[/t]] adj. 1) cvb of, pertaining to, or occurring in winter; hibernal 2) cvb characteristic of winter; wintry • Etymology: bef. 1000 …   From formal English to slang

  • winterly — adjective Etymology: winter (I) + ly : of or resembling winter : occurring in winter : suitable to winter : wintry, cheerless …   Useful english dictionary

  • mid-winterly — …   Useful english dictionary

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