Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. autumn

noun. ['ˈɔtəm'] the season when the leaves fall from the trees.

Synonyms

  • autumnal equinox
  • Saint Martin's summer
  • time of year
  • fall
  • fall equinox
  • September equinox
  • Indian summer

Antonyms

  • off-season
  • high season
  • rainy season
  • dry season

Etymology

  • automne (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • autumnus (French)

Featured Games

Rhymes with Autumn

  • accustom
  • ageratum
  • antemortem
  • arboretum
  • argosystem
  • atom
  • bantam
  • biosystem
  • bottom
  • cablesystem
  • centum
  • chatham
  • cheatham
  • cheatum
  • chittum
  • cottam
  • cottom
  • custom
  • datum
  • datum

How do you pronounce autumn?

Pronounce autumn as ˈɔtəm.

US - How to pronounce autumn in American English

UK - How to pronounce autumn in British English

Sentences with autumn


1. Noun, singular or mass
Birds do most of their damage in the autumn and during the daytime.

2. Verb, past participle
While pygmy goats may be bred almost year round, the traditional breeding season is autumn through early spring.

3. Adjective
Spring and autumn months heat up to the 80s and 90s in the daytime.

Quotes about autumn


1. The garden of love is green without limit and yields many fruits other than sorrow or joy. Love is beyond either condition: without spring, without autumn, it is always fresh.
- Rumi

2. I am saying that in Wales here we have a very clear election commitment and I hope, and I will express this view, I hope that every individual member of the Labour Party, will understand that and will strive to achieve unity so that we can deliver the yes vote in the Autumn.
- Ron Davies

3. Tears, idle tears, I know not what they mean, Tears from the depths of some devine despairRise in the heart, and gather to the eyes, In looking on the happy autumn fields, And thinking of the days that are no more.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson

2. autumn-blooming

adjective. of plants that bloom during the autumn.

Synonyms

  • autumn-flowering
  • late-flowering
  • fall-blooming
  • autumnal
  • fall-flowering

Antonyms

  • summery
  • wintry
  • immature
  • spring-blooming

3. autumn-flowering

adjective. of plants that bloom during the autumn.

Synonyms

  • late-flowering
  • autumn-blooming
  • fall-blooming
  • autumnal
  • fall-flowering

Antonyms

  • summery
  • wintry
  • immature
  • spring-blooming
Synonym.com