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1. summer

noun. ['ˈsʌmɝ'] the warmest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the summer solstice to the autumnal equinox.

Synonyms

  • dog days
  • season
  • summer solstice
  • summertime
  • canicular days
  • June 21
  • time of year
  • midsummer

Antonyms

  • rainy season
  • dry season
  • strengthen
  • keep down

Etymology

  • somer (Anglo-Norman)
  • somer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sumor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Summer

  • plummer
  • plumber
  • glummer
  • drummer
  • brummer
  • summar
  • sommer
  • somer
  • nemir
  • kummer
  • hummer
  • dummer
  • dumber
  • comer
  • bummer

How do you pronounce summer?

Pronounce summer as ˈsəmər.

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Sentences with summer


1. Noun, singular or mass
It also has spring break and summer camps as well as a bat speed clinic in the winter.

Quotes about summer


1. Summer is a great time to visit art museums, which offer the refreshing rinse of swimming pools - only instead of cool water, you immerse yourself in art.
- Jerry Saltz

2. We cannot stop the winter or the summer from coming. We cannot stop the spring or the fall or make them other than they are. They are gifts from the universe that we cannot refuse. But we can choose what we will contribute to life when each arrives.
- Gary Zukav

3. In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
- Albert Camus

2. summer-blooming

adjective. of plants that bloom during the summer.

Synonyms

  • summery

Antonyms

  • wintry
  • autumnal

3. snow-in-summer

noun. chickweed with hairy silver-grey leaves and rather large white flowers.

Synonyms

  • Cerastium tomentosum
  • chickweed
  • love-in-a-mist
  • clammy chickweed
  • mouse-ear chickweed
  • mouse ear

4. snow-in-summer

noun. annual spurge of western United States having showy white-bracted flower clusters and very poisonous milk.

Synonyms

  • genus Euphorbia
  • Euphorbia marginata
  • Euphorbia
  • ghost weed
  • snow-on-the-mountain

5. summer-flowering

adjective. of plants that bloom during the summer.

Synonyms

  • summery

Antonyms

  • wintry
  • autumnal

6. summer

noun. ['ˈsʌmɝ'] the period of finest development, happiness, or beauty.

Antonyms

  • high season

Etymology

  • somer (Anglo-Norman)
  • somer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sumor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. summer

verb. ['ˈsʌmɝ'] spend the summer.

Synonyms

  • spend

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • somer (Anglo-Norman)
  • somer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sumor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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