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summer

sum·mer

summer

 
 
pronunciation:
suh mr
parts of speech:
noun, adjective, intransitive verb, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the season of the year between spring and autumn, in the northern hemisphere continuing from the June solstice to the September equinox.
definition 2: year.
an old man of eighty summers
definition 3: a period of time characterized by fulfillment, beauty, and completion before the first stage of decline.
definition 4: hot, sunny weather.
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: pertaining to or characteristic of summer.
definition 2: appropriate for summer.
summer clothing
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: summered, summering, summers
definition: to spend the summer.
They will summer at the beach.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to keep through the summer.
They summered their horses on our ranch.
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