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English definition of “winter”

winter

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈwɪntər/
A1 the coldest season of the year, between autumn and spring: We went skiing last winter. a mild winterThe seasons
wintry
 
 
/ˈwɪntri/ adjective
cold and typical of winter: wintry showers (= snow mixed with rain) → See also the dead of night/winterThe seasonsColdSnow and ice
(Definition of winter from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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