[ mey-tahym ]
/ ˈmeɪˌtaɪm /
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the month of May.
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Also called May·tide [mey-tahyd]. /ˈmeɪˌtaɪd/.
Words nearby Maytime
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How to use Maytime in a sentence
It was also to such men that the revelry of Christmastide, Maytime, and the like were most precious.The Influence and Development of English Gilds|Francis Aiden Hibbert
The air that poured in through the open windows was sweet and heavy with Maytime odors of blossoming and blooming.Back Home|Irvin S. Cobb
It was Maytime, and there were roses everywhere—roses to sell and roses to give away.The Sunbonnet Babies in Italy|Eulalie Osgood Grover
To them the coming examinations were constantly very important indeed—far more important than chestnut buds or Maytime hazes.Anne Of Green Gables|Lucy Maud Montgomery
Especially would we have noted the change about the Hermit's Cave, had not that Maytime brought its burden of strife to us all.The Price of the Prairie|Margaret Hill McCarter