Meaning of “winter” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C, U ] us uk /ˈwɪntər/

A1 the coldest season of the year, between autumn and spring:

We went skiing last winter.
a mild winter

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wintry adjective us uk /ˈwɪntri/

cold and typical of winter:

wintry showers (= snow mixed with rain)
→ See also the dead of night/winter

(Definition of “winter” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)