HyperDic: wintertime

English > 1 sense of the word wintertime:
NOUNtimewintertime, winterthe coldest season of the year
wintertime > pronunciation
Soundswih'ntertay.m
RhymesAnaheim ... wartime: 52 rhymes with aym...
English > wintertime: 1 sense > noun 1, time
MeaningThe coldest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the winter solstice to the vernal equinox.
Synonymwinter
PartsmidwinterThe middle of winter
winter solsticeDecember 22, when the sun is at its southernmost point
Broaderseason, time of yearOne of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions
Spanishinvierno
Catalanhivern

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