Translation of "season" - English-French dictionary


noun /ˈsiːzn/

one of the main divisions of the year according to the regular variation of the weather, length of day etc

The four seasons are spring, summer, autumn and winter
The monsoon brings the rainy season.

the usual, proper or suitable time for something

the football season.
seasonable adjective

(negative unseasonable) (of weather) of the kind that is to be expected for a particular time of year.

(hors) de saison
seasonal adjective

done at a particular season only

seasonal work as a waitress
seasonal sports.
seasoned adjective


seasoned political campaigners.
seasoning noun

something used to season food

Salt and pepper are used as seasonings.
season ticket

a ticket (usually for travel) that can be used repeatedly during a certain period

(carte d’)abonnement
a three-month season ticket.
in season

(of food) available, ready for eating

de saison
That fruit is not in season just now.
out of season

not in season

hors de saison
Oysters are currently out of season.

(Translation of “season” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)