the summer season.
Other definitions for summer time (2 of 2)
Chiefly British. daylight-saving time.
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How to use summertime in a sentence
That red wine sitting on your kitchen counter, especially in the summertime, might be much warmer than the ideal serving temperature.
My favorite part is leading the programs for everybody—the kids, the adults, the school programs, and the weekend adventures in the summertime.
The way Kjartansson’s immersive exhibit echoes and distills our gradual, vaccine-assisted transition from prolonged isolation to summertime resumption of social life is uncanny.Revisiting ‘The Visitors’: An oral history of Ragnar Kjartansson’s multimedia masterpiece | Sebastian Smee, Gabriel Florit, Joanne Lee | July 23, 2021 | Washington Post
That’s what the University of Aukland’s Woodward and his colleagues found when they modeled summertime heat and humidity throughout the Northern hemisphere, assuming that current rates of greenhouse gas emissions continue.What extreme heat means for the future of the Summer Olympics | Claire Maldarelli | July 23, 2021 | Popular-Science
Another heat wave is set to park over the Lower 48 next week, bringing anomalous summertime heat to parts of the central and eastern United States that may have missed out on previous events.Coast-to-coast heat dome to deliver sweltering weather next week | Matthew Cappucci | July 22, 2021 | Washington Post
The summertime staple is also a good source of potassium, vitamin A and vitamin C. 2.
What do we remember more fondly: Fantasia torching a rendition of “summertime?”Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, and Harry Connick Jr. Will Save ‘American Idol’ | Kevin Fallon | September 3, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
For whatever reason, summertime in New York is when all the ghosts of hip-hop past come out of the woodwork.Where Have All the Fat Rappers Gone? Or, How Hip-Hop Lost All the Weight. | Emilia Petrarca | August 28, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
This is whimsical and smart storytelling, perfect for summertime or any time.Deborah Harkness’s Book Bag: Five Otherworldly Reads | Deborah Harkness | July 31, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Watch as the award winning performer belts out an operatic rendition of the classic “summertime.”2012 Tony Nominations Revealed: ‘Once,’ “Salesman,’ ‘Wit,’ ‘Starcatcher,’ and More | Brittany Jones-Cooper | May 1, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
It stood among trees and shrubs, now for the most part bare, but giving promise of shady privacy in summertime.Hyacinth | George A. Birmingham
The action takes place in the town of Kalinov, on the banks of the Volga, in summertime.The Storm | Aleksandr Nicolaevich Ostrovsky
Fagerlin was the big brindled cow, and at present, being summertime, was allowed to take the air in the garden.Dry Fish and Wet | Anthon Bernhard Elias Nilsen
Great elms throw their cloudlike shadows over the trim and well-kept roads in summertime.Harper's Round Table, October 29, 1895 | Various
In the summertime many boys go to the pond to swim, but never go out into the middle or far from the shore.Mythical Monsters | Charles Gould
British Dictionary definitions for summertime (1 of 2)
the period or season of summer
British Dictionary definitions for summer time (2 of 2)
British any daylight-saving time, esp British Summer Time
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Cultural definitions for “Summertime”
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