season noun translation to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "season" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [C]
one of the four periods of the year; spring, summer, autumn or winter
The seasons
the period of the year when something that happens every year happens
How long does the dry/hurricane/monsoon season last?
Relating to regular periods of time
the period of the year during which a particular sport is played
The British football season begins in August and ends in May.
Competitions, and parts of competitions
the holiday/summer/tourist, etc. season the period when most people take their holidays, go to visit places or take part in an activity outside work
Air fares are more expensive during the holiday season.
Tourism and holidaysHotels and hostelsMaking bookings and reservations
UK a period when a set of programmes, plays or musical events are broadcast or performed
There will be more documentaries and fewer quiz shows in the autumn season on TV.
There's a season ( US festival) of 1960s French films at the Arts Cinema next month.
Spectacles and performancesBroadcasting in general
in season If fruit and vegetables are in season, they are being produced in the area and are available and ready to eat
Fruit is cheaper when it's in season.
Available and accessiblePresent
at the time of year when many people want to travel or have a holiday
Hotel rooms are more expensive in season.
Making bookings and reservationsTourism and holidaysHotels and hostels
A female animal that is in season is ready to have sex and able to become pregnant.
Animal reproduction
An animal that is in season can be hunted legally during a particular period of time.
out of season If fruit and vegetables are out of season, they do not grow in the area during that time
In Britain, tomatoes are out of season in winter.
Unavailable and inaccessiblePresent
during the period when fewer people want to travel or have a holiday
Making bookings and reservationsTourism and holidaysHotels and hostels
during the period when it is not legal to hunt animals
(Definition of season noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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