seasonable

[ see-zuh-nuh-buhl ]
/ ˈsi zə nə bəl /

adjective

suitable to or characteristic of the season: seasonable weather.
timely; opportune: a seasonable suggestion.

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Origin of seasonable

First recorded in 1350–1400, seasonable is from the Middle English word sesounable. See season, -able

usage note for seasonable

OTHER WORDS FROM seasonable

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH seasonable

seasonable seasonal (see usage note at seasonal)
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British Dictionary definitions for seasonable

seasonable
/ (ˈsiːzənəbəl) /

adjective

suitable for the season
taking place at the appropriate time

Derived forms of seasonable

seasonableness, nounseasonably, adverb
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