Definitions of season

  1.   To give relish or zest to; prepare for use, as lumber by drying; mitigate; moderate.
  2.   a recurrent time marked by major holidays; " it was the Christmas season"
  3.   To become dry or fit for use; mature.
  4.   A fit time.
  5.   a period of the year marked by special events or activities in some field; " he celebrated his 10th season with the ballet company"; " she always looked forward to the avocado season"
  6.   To become mature; to become inured; to become seasoned.
  7.   To become fit for use; to become used to the climate; to become cured.
  8.   To fit for any use by time or habit; to habituate; to accustom; to inure; to ripen; to mature; as, to season one to a climate.
  9.   To mature; dry; give a flavor to.
  10.   That which gives relish; seasoning.
  11.   To qualify by admixture; to moderate; to temper.
  12.   One of the four periods of the year: the usual or proper time: any particular time: any period of time.
  13.   To become mature; to grow fit for use; to become adapted to a climate.
  14.   A period of time.
  15.   Hence, to prepare by drying or hardening, or removal of natural juices; as, to season timber.
  16.   To mature; to become mature; to prepare for use; to inure; to render palatable; to temper; to qualify; to imbue; to become mature or fit for its proper use.
  17.   make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; " she tempered her criticism"
  18.   Hence, to fit for enjoyment; to render agrecable.
  19.   To mature: to prepare for use: to accustom: to fit for the taste: to give relish to: to mingle: to moderate.
  20.   one of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions; " the regular sequence of the seasons"
  21.   To fit for taste; to render palatable; to give zest or relish to; to spice; as, to season food.
  22.   make fit; " This trip will season even the hardiest traveller"
  23.   Any particular time as distinguished from others; as, the holiday season; one of the four divisions of the year, as spring, summer, autumn, and winter; a suitable or convenient time; as, the season for shooting; a short time.
  24.   To render suitable or appropriate; to prepare; to fit.
  25.   To fit; to prepare; to mature; to accustom; to prepare for use; to render palatable, or to give a relish to; to render more agreeable; to render less severe; to temper; to imbue.
  26.   To imbue; to tinge or taint.
  27.   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.
  28.   SEASONER.
  29.   Suitable or convenient time; any particular time, as distinguished from others; one of the four divisions of the year, spring, summer, autumn, winter.
  30.   A fit or suitable time; the usual of appointed time; any time; a period of time; one of the four divisions of the year. To be in season, to be in good time. To be out of season, to be too late.
  31.   a period of the year marked by special events or activities in some field; " he celebrated his 10th season with the ballet company" or" she always looked forward to the avocado season"
  32.   One of the divisions of the year, marked by alternations in the length of day and night, or by distinct conditions of temperature, moisture, etc., caused mainly by the relative position of the earth with respect to the sun. In the north temperate zone, four seasons, namely, spring, summer, autumn, and winter, are generally recognized. Some parts of the world have three seasons, -- the dry, the rainy, and the cold; other parts have but two, -- the dry and the rainy.
  33.   A period of time not very long; a while; a time.
  34.   To become seasoned or matured: to grow fit for use: to become inured.
  35.   Hence, a period of time, especially as regards its fitness for anything contemplated or done; a suitable or convenient time; proper conjuncture; as, the season for planting; the season for rest.
  36.   A division of the year, as spring, summer, autumn, or winter.
  37.   To copulate with; to impregnate.
  38.   lend flavor to; " Season the chicken breast after roasting it"
  39.   A fit time; any period; one of the four divisions of the year.
  40.   To mature or make perfect; prepare by drying and hardening, or removing natural juices; as, to season timber; render eatable by adding salt, pepper, etc.; to moderate or temper.
  41.   To give token; to savor.

Quotes of season

  1. It is always in season for old men to learn. – Aeschylus
  2. Christmas is not a time nor a season but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas. – Calvin Coolidge
  3. Farmers only worry during the growing season but townspeople worry all the time. – Edgar Watson Howe
  4. Regardless, we are a two career household, and it's Dario's season and I'm really excited about going racing. – Ashley Judd
  5. Autumn is my favorite season – Johnny Kelly
  6. A month before the season I stop putting ketchup on my french fries. – Mario Lemieux
  7. I don't think I realized that the cost of fame is that it's open season on every moment of your life. – Julia Roberts
  8. A man's worth has its season like fruit. – Francois de La Rochefoucauld
  9. The truth is that our way of celebrating the Christmas season does spring from myriad cultures and sources, from St. Nicholas to Coca -Cola advertising campaigns. – Richard Roeper
  10. If you look at my bookings, they've gone down each season That's something I'm trying to keep improving. On the pitch you don't want any silly bookings. – Wayne Rooney
  11. You know, when it was done originally, they always had to fight to keep it going at the end of each season Now, The Odd Couple has become part of our language and culture. – Brett Somers
  12. A gift in season is a double favor to the needy. – Publilius Syrus
  13. Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand. – Mother Teresa
  14. I love Christmas, not just because of the presents but because of all the decorations and lights and the warmth of the season – Ashley Tisdale

Usage examples for season

  1. “ Seems it's too late in the season or something. ” – Torchy and Vee by Sewell Ford
  2. “ That's the last of the firm of Dodge and Bayliss for this season – The High School Boys' Fishing Trip by H. Irving Hancock
  3. “ Helen comes out next season you know; and even if your engagement is announced, nothing will prevent half the 'eligibles' in London going wild about her. ” – Barren Honour: A Novel by George A. Lawrence
  4. On account of the season we had little company. ” – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  5. It is whispered that our two young folks are to be married before another season and that the Lady has asked them to come and stay with her for a while. ” – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  6. We received no money during the fishing season – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  7. I've heard, he said, that yours was the decentest smash of the season – The Danger Mark by Robert W. Chambers
  8. Then the season ended. ” – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  9. Fact is, I ain't done so well as I c'd wish this season – Queen Hildegarde by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards
  10. The court will hear the evidence in due season – Marion's Faith. by Charles King
  11. The awles signifieth to take good courage, that we should keepe their lives, and that they with their hushands should come downe to the ffrench when time and season should permitt. ” – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  12. This would appear to me a more natural order of things: perhaps in the first half of the season Tannhauser" and soon afterwards " Lohengrin". ” – Correspondence of Wagner and Liszt, Volume 1 by Francis Hueffer (translator)
  13. He changed his entertainment at least twice that season – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  14. We have caught the catch of the season – A Poor Man's House by Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  15. Mighty rough papers on the boys, and no show for money this season – Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  16. You wouldn't let me take her for a season – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  17. Naturally those which were half grown at the beginning of spring are likely to mature and change to chrysalids two or three weeks earlier than those which were so small at the beginning of the season – Butterflies Worth Knowing by Clarence M. Weed
  18. I've never met any one staying here at this season before. ” – The Dragon's Secret by Augusta Huiell Seaman
  19. The best joke of the season – The High School Boys' Fishing Trip by H. Irving Hancock
  20. She knew that he would hang on there till the season was over. ” – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope

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