noun Date: 14th century the season of winter

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • wintertime — (also literary winter tide) ► NOUN ▪ the season or period of winter …   English terms dictionary

  • wintertime — [win′tərtīd΄win′tər tīm΄] n. the season of winter: also Archaic wintertide [win′tərtīd΄] …   English World dictionary

  • wintertime — win|ter|time [ˈwıntətaım US ər ] n [U] the time when it is winter →↑summertime in (the) wintertime ▪ The hills look very bleak in wintertime …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • wintertime — win|ter|time [ wıntər,taım ] noun uncount the period when it is winter: In the wintertime, we use the fireplace a lot …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • wintertime — [[t]wɪ̱ntə(r)taɪm[/t]] also winter time N UNCOUNT Wintertime is the period of time during which winter lasts …   English dictionary

  • wintertime — UK [ˈwɪntə(r)ˌtaɪm] / US [ˈwɪntərˌtaɪm] noun [uncountable] the period when it is winter In the wintertime, we had a coal fire …   English dictionary

  • wintertime — /win teuhr tuym /, n. the season of winter. [1350 1400; ME; r. ME wintertide WINTERTIDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • wintertime — noun The season of winter, between autumn and spring …   Wiktionary

  • wintertime — n. season between autumn and spring, coldest season of the year (often characterized by coldness and rain or snow) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wintertime — noun the season or period of winter …   English new terms dictionary

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