summer time



Chiefly British. daylight-saving time. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for summer time

Historical Examples of summer time

  • He might have known, had he possessed any sense, that candles and matches are not likely to be there in summer-time!

    The Channings

    Mrs. Henry Wood

  • However, it is not desirable for me to chill your summer-time by going into this.'

  • Never shall I forget my first sight of the Somme in summer-time.

  • But it was hot down here in summer-time, hot and dry and hardly attractive.

  • In the winter-time the air couldn't be got out of the Castle, and in the summer-time it couldn't be got in.

British Dictionary definitions for summer time

summer time


British any daylight-saving time, esp British Summer Time
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