- 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
Definition for seasons (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for seasons
Why is the ‘Kroll Show’ ending its hilarious run after only three seasons?
Such has been the much talked about run of The Newsroom, which ended Sunday night after three seasons.'The Newsroom' Ended As It Began: Weird, Controversial, and Noble|Kevin Fallon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Each two-hour episode will build upon itself to tell a story that takes place between the third and fifth seasons of the show.‘Game of Thrones’ Interactive FanFiction: Whoops, My Friend Was Speared in the Throat|Alec Kubas-Meyer|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Two seasons ago, the show killed off its main romantic interest, Matthew Crawley, in an ugly car accident.
“I drop back down to, ‘I got three seasons with Aaron Sorkin,’” he says.Jeff Daniels Defends Aaron Sorkin and the ‘Dumb and Dumber’ Toilet Scene|Kevin Fallon|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He adds that an intelligent Indian once suggested that this was a figurative representation of the revolution of the seasons.Contribution to Passamaquoddy Folk-Lore|J. Walter Fewkes
I know I saved my own life several times by watching "Fritz's" times and seasons."Over There" with the Australians|R. Hugh Knyvett
And to fruit any sort oftener than two seasons is not considered very profitable.
Heartwood does undergo changes, but they are gradual and almost entirely independent of the seasons.The Mechanical Properties of Wood|Samuel J. Record
Sampler verses had their times and seasons, and ran through families.Child Life in Colonial Days|Alice Morse Earle
British Dictionary definitions for seasons
- (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 seasons
Idioms and Phrases with seasons
see in season; open season.