season

  • 1 season — sea‧son [ˈsiːzn] noun [countable, uncountable] COMMERCE TRAVEL a period of time in the year when most business is done, or the time of year when something happens: • A full shuttle service is not expected until after the summer tourist season. • …

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  • 2 season — [sē′zən] n. [ME sesoun < OFr seson < VL satio, season for sowing < L, a sowing, planting < base of serere, to sow: see SEED] 1. any of the four arbitrary divisions of the year, characterized chiefly by differences in temperature,… …

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  • 3 Season 6B — or Season 6 (b) is a popular fan theory related to the long running British science fiction television series Doctor Who . An example of fanon, it is a hypothetical series of adventures of the Doctor that takes place between the last serial of… …

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  • 4 Season — Sea son, n. [OE. sesoun, F. saison, properly, the sowing time, fr. L. satio a sowing, a planting, fr. serere, satum, to sow, plant; akin to E. sow, v., to scatter, as seed.] 1. One of the divisions of the year, marked by alterations in the length …

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  • 5 Season — Sea son, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Seasoned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Seasoning}.] 1. To render suitable or appropriate; to prepare; to fit. [1913 Webster] He is fit and seasoned for his passage. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To fit for any use by time or habit;… …

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  • 6 season — [n] time of year governed by annual equinoxes autumn, division, fall, interval, juncture, occasion, opportunity, period, spell, spring, summer, term, time, while, winter; concept 814 season [v1] flavor food color, enliven, lace, leaven, pep,… …

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  • 7 season — ► NOUN 1) each of the four divisions of the year (spring, summer, autumn, and winter) marked by particular weather patterns and daylight hours. 2) a period of the year characterized by a climatic feature, sport, or event. 3) the time of year when …

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  • 8 Season — Sea son, v. i. 1. To become mature; to grow fit for use; to become adapted to a climate. [1913 Webster] 2. To become dry and hard, by the escape of the natural juices, or by being penetrated with other substance; as, timber seasons in the sun.… …

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  • 9 Season — puede referirse a: En la cultura popular: Sevendust. Seasons (canción), de Ayumi Hamasaki. Seasons (canción de Cunninlynguists) The Sims 2: Seasons, una expansión para el juego Los Sims 2. Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos… …

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  • 10 Season — (engl., spr. ßis n), s. Saison …

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  • 11 Season — (engl., spr. ßihs n), s. Saison …

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  • 12 season — index duration, inure (accustom), lifetime, mature, moderate (temper), period, phase ( …

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  • 13 season — vb *harden, acclimatize, acclimate Analogous words: *habituate, accustom, inure: train, school, discipline (see TEACH): *practice, exercise, drill …

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  • 14 season — sea|son1 W1S3 [ˈsi:zən] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(time of year)¦ 2¦(usual time for something)¦ 3¦(holiday)¦ 4¦(fashion)¦ 5 be in/out of season 6¦(films, plays etc)¦ 7¦(animals)¦ 8 season s greetings 9 the season of goodwill ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [ …

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  • 15 season — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 of the year ADJECTIVE ▪ dry, hurricane, monsoon, rainy, wet ▪ In this climate there are no real changes of temperature, just a wet and a dry season. ▪ s …

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  • 16 season — seasonedly, adv. seasoner, n. seasonless, adj. /see zeuhn/, n. 1. one of the four periods of the year (spring, summer, autumn, and winter), beginning astronomically at an equinox or solstice, but geographically at different dates in different… …

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  • 17 season — sea|son1 [ sizn ] noun *** ▸ 1 one of 4 periods of year ▸ 2 period sport is played ▸ 3 period for movies etc. ▸ 4 holiday/vacation period ▸ 5 period of wind/rain etc. ▸ 6 period plants grow etc. ▸ 7 period animals have sex ▸ 8 period event takes… …

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  • 18 season — I UK [ˈsiːz(ə)n] / US [ˈsɪz(ə)n] noun Word forms season : singular season plural seasons *** 1) [countable] one of the four periods into which the year is divided according to the weather She likes to paint the changing seasons in the garden. My… …

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  • 19 season — [[t]si͟ːz(ə)n[/t]] ♦ seasons, seasoning, seasoned 1) N COUNT: usu with supp The seasons are the main periods into which a year can be divided and which each have their own typical weather conditions. Autumn s my favourite season. ...the only… …

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  • 20 season — 1 / si:zFn/ noun 1 IN A YEAR (C) one of the four main periods in a year; spring, summer, autumn, or winter 2 USUAL TIME FOR STH (singular) a period of time in a year when something happens most often or when something is usually done:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English