Definitions of winter

  1.   spend the winter We wintered on the Riviera
  2.   the coldest season of the year
  3.   occurring in or appropriate to the season of winter winter winds
  4.   the coldest season of the year in the northern hemisphere it extends from the winter solstice to the vernal equinox
  5.   To pass the winter
  6.   The season of the year in which the sun shines most obliquely upon any region the coldest season of the year
  7.   The period of decay old age death or the like
  8.   To pass the winter to hibernate as to winter in Florida
  9.   To keep feed or manage during the winter as to winter young cattle on straw
  10.   The cold season of the year cold weather a period when vitality is low as old age is the winter of life
  11.   To pass the months of the cold season as snakes winter in the ground
  12.   To keep during the cold season
  13.   The cold season of the year the after autumn
  14.   To feed during winter
  15.   The cold season of the year months of December January and February
  16.   To care for during the winter pass the winter be affected by winter weather
  17.   Belonging to winter
  18.   The cold season of the year commencing astronomically in the northern hemisphere when the sun enters Capricorn or at the solstice about the 21st of December and ending at the equinox in March but in ordinary discourse confined to the three months of December January and February a period resembling winter the part of a printing press which sustains the carriage
  19.   To feed or manage during the winter
  20.   The fourth and coldest season of the year
  21.   To pass the winter to feed or manage during winter
  22.   Pert to a winter

Antonyms for winter

childhood, springtime, youth, nonage.

Quotes of winter

  1. When I came there I found all my family gone for the Indians had killed five people in the winter near that place which frightened my wife and family away to Roanoke about 35 miles nearer in among the inhabitants which I was informed of by an old man I met near the place – Christopher Gist
  2. Digital Chocolate has 60% of its developers in Finland where the sun never sets in the summer and there is nothing to do outside in the winter so we are very productive – Trip Hawkins
  3. I enjoy the cleaning up something about the getting of things in order for winter making the garden secure a battening down of hatches perhaps It just feels right – David Hobson
  4. Winter is not a season it's an occupation – Sinclair Lewis
  5. The bottom line is winter navigation on the Seaway is a bad idea – John M. McHugh
  6. Winter lingered so long in the lap of Spring that it occasioned a great deal of talk – Bill Nye
  7. Passover and Easter are the only Jewish and Christian holidays that move in sync like the ice skating pairs we saw during the winter Olympics – Marvin Olasky
  8. The heavy spacesuits are spectacular to look at but very hot Putting one on was like going from chilly London winter weather to the Bahamas in just minutes – Kathleen Quinlan
  9. He thinks with regret of the great days when he could at harvest time at least go down into Hungary and work on the big estates and bring back as his wage a side of bacon for the winter That was wealth to him – Douglas Reed
  10. The work that we do during the winter is very important we have a new bike and it's important to develop it during this time and we start with this test – Valentino Rossi
  11. If Winter comes can Spring be far behind – Percy Bysshe Shelley
  12. We need to drive like hell and get to the hills before the winter sets in – Steven Squyres
  13. I have commenced my auspicious reign and am in quiet possession of the Presidential Mansion this winter I intend to do something in the way of entertaining that shall be the admiration and talk of all Washington world – Julia Gardiner Tyler
  14. I had slumps that lasted into the winter – Bob Uecker

Usage examples for winter

  1. She smiled though it was winter in her heart – The Valley of the Giants by Peter B. Kyne
  2. She will do very well I dare say said Miss Winter One of the men can look after her – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  3. Always bring on your cause in the winter months ” – Newton Forster by Frederick Marryat
  4. Why that was nearly as long as she herself had been away and she had had one every winter and summer – Anxious Audrey by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  5. Winter is here in earnest – Hyperion by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  6. All winter long Cuffy was just as good as any little bear could be – The Tale of Cuffy Bear by Arthur Scott Bailey
  7. Winter never means to come this year – Roughing it in the Bush by Susanna Moodie
  8. Her winter was a quiet one – Rose of Dutcher's Coolly by Hamlin Garland
  9. That was in the fall of the year and all that winter the young inventor had been busy on many things not the least of which was his storage battery – Tom Swift and his Electric Runabout or, The Speediest Car on the Road by Victor Appleton
  10. Do let the winter question rest – The Gold of Chickaree by Susan Warner
  11. It's full of good things for Winter – First Fam'lies of the Sierras by Joaquin Miller
  12. Think of this place in winter I said to Zulime ” – A Daughter of the Middle Border by Hamlin Garland
  13. What did you do all winter – The-Circus-Boys-Across-the-Continent-or-Winning-New-Laurels-on-the-Tanbark by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  14. “ I guessed your trouble last winter – With Edge Tools by Hobart Chatfield-Taylor
  15. They went off and Carrie turned to Mrs Winter – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss
  16. He remembered something Mary Wing had said to him one day last winter You're a great deal more like a woman than a man don't you know it – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  17. He came home once in the winter and she had remarked a change – The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest by Harold Bindloss
  18. When the servant had left the room Dr Wilton said I have advised these poor things to come here for the winter anyhow Anna – Salome by Emma Marshall
  19. He said to mother It will be winter soon – Peter and Polly in Winter by Rose Lucia
  20. “ I remember the winter he put it there – Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield

Rhymes for winter