One of the divisions of the year, marked by alterations 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.
To qualify by admixture; to moderate; to temper.
The four seasons of Mer are Summer, Spring, Autumn, and Northhawk. It is also a measurement of time on Mer. 1 season = approx. 1/4 of a year.
a time of year, like summer or winter Spring is the season after winter.
a portion of a year. The word "season," derived from a Latin word meaning the time for sowing, originally meant one of the periods of the agricultural year. It has come to be used informally to mean the period of time characterized by any activity (such as the "football season") or more specifically as a unit of time equal to 1/4 year. Ideas of what constitutes a season in this latter sense vary from country to country. In North America, the astronomical seasons begin at the instants of equinox (for spring and fall) or solstice (for summer and winter), on or near the 21st days of March, June, September, and December. In meteorology, however, the seasons begin on the 1st days of March, June, September, and December.
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"
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"
make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; "she tempered her criticism"
a month away, and a lot has happened in the summer to keep things interesting
a phrase-group and the year is a period
One of the four natural divisions of the year, spring, summer, fall, and winter, in the North and South Temperate zones. Each season, beginning astronomically at an equinox or solstice, is characterized by specific meteorological or climatic conditions.
A period of time during the year classified by length of day and weather conditions.
one of the four parts of the year like spring, summer, winter, and fall.
A specific period during a playing year that divides a specific combination of League, Level, and Division into a smaller grouping. Examples of Seasons are Playoffs, Tournament, LPTs, Winter, Summer, Spring, Fall, etc.
One of four natural divisions of the year: spring, summer, autumn and winter. Seasons result from Earth being continuously tilted on its axis during its orbit around the sun. As the planet passes either an equinox or solstice a new season begins.
any of the four bonus tiles showing a season of the year
a period of time over which cricket matches in international tours and domestic competitions are run, generally centred on summer in non-tropical countries, and away from the monsoon season in tropical countries.
The average temperature is different in each season. In most of the U.S. there are four seasons: winter, spring, summer, and fall
A division of the year according to some regularly recurring phenomena, usually astronomical or climatic. For example, in the Northern Hemisphere, winter is said to begin on the winter solstice and end on the vernal equinox when spring begins, covering the months of December, January, and February. In the tropics, there is the dry and the rainy season, depending on the amount of precipitation.
A season is one of the major divisions of the year, generally based on yearly periodic changes in weather.
In an organised sports league, a season is the portion of one year in which regulated games of the sport are in session. For example, in Major League Baseball, one season lasts approximately from April to September; in Serie A, it is from August until May. A year can often be broken up into several distinct sections (sometimes themselves called seasons).
The social season or Season has historically referred to the annual period when it is customary for members of the social and political elite of society to hold debutante balls, dinner parties, and large charity events, particularly in the United Kingdom and the United States. It was also the appropriate time to be resident in the city rather than in the country, in order to attend such events. The social season typically occurs during the warmer summer months.