the month of May.

Origin of Maytime

First recorded in 1795–1805; May + time
Also called May·tide [mey-tahyd] /ˈmeɪˌtaɪd/. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for maytime

Historical Examples of maytime

  • The great standard fluttered with the movements of the Maytime breeze.

    Joan of Arc

    Lucy Foster Madison

  • The day was full of sunshine and the river had a Maytime animation.

  • None would be there in Maytime, for the season for felling was long past.

    A Thane of Wessex

    Charles W. Whistler

  • As now, so during the lifetime of Mr. Cocke, Maytime at Hollins stirred a flutter of excitement in the student's mind.

    Charles Lewis Cocke

    William Robert Lee Smith

  • I saw no man, for once I had crossed the highroad none was likely to seek the heights in Maytime.

    A Thane of Wessex

    Charles W. Whistler