- a period with reference to the total number of games to be played by a team: a 162-game season.
- a period with reference to the won-lost record of a team after it has completed its schedule: a .700 season.
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
- in the time or state for use, eating, etc.: Asparagus is now in season.
- in the period regulated by law, as for hunting and fishing.
- at the right time; opportunely.
- (of an animal, especially female) in a state of readiness for mating; in heat.
- in good season.
Origin of season
Examples from the Web for seasoned
Remove some shallots from the buttermilk and dredge in the seasoned flour mixture.Make Carla Hall’s Crispy Shallot Green Bean Casserole|Carla Hall|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I wonder if the seasoned salesman can spot the billionaires on sight.Sneer and Clothing in Miami: Inside The $3 Billion Woodstock of Contemporary Art|Jay Michaelson|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gone are the wild-eyed revolutionaries in Donetsk and Luhansk, replaced by steely-eyed bureaucrats and seasoned combat veterans.
This two-person play is a showcase for seasoned actors, starting with Brian Dennehy and Mia Farrow.Fall Broadway Preview: 'This Is Our Youth,' Bradley Cooper as ‘The Elephant Man,' and More|Janice Kaplan|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We were very much on the same page in a sense,” the seasoned filmmaker tells The Daily Beast.Al Pacino Does What He Wants to Do: 'The Humbling,' Scorsese, and That 'Scarface' Remake|Alex Suskind|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was apparent that, seasoned to surprises as they were, Nick's presence took them aback.The Glimpses of the Moon|Edith Wharton
We have a nice curd porridge, seasoned with thyme, and some dried lamb for breakfast.Complete Short Works|Georg Ebers
They should stew very slowly till tender, and not be seasoned till just before they are taken up.The American Housewife|Anonymous
Then here be fritters in the court fashion, made with curds of sack posset, eggs and ale, and seasoned with nutmeg and pepper.The Lancashire Witches|William Harrison Ainsworth
When the meat is sufficiently broiled it should be laid on a hot dish and seasoned.The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887)|Mrs. F.L. Gillette
British Dictionary definitions for seasoned
- (of game) permitted to be caught or killed
- (of fresh food) readily available
- Also: in heat, on heat (of some female mammals) sexually receptive
Derived Formsseasoned, adjectiveseasoner, nounseasonless, adjective
Word Origin for season
Science definitions for seasoned
Idioms and Phrases with seasoned
see in season; open season.