summery

[ suhm-uh-ree ]
/ ˈsʌm ə ri /

adjective

of, like, or appropriate for summer: summery weather; a summery dress.

Nearby words

  1. summerset,
  2. summertime,
  3. summertree,
  4. summerweight,
  5. summerwood,
  6. summing-up,
  7. summit,
  8. summit meeting,
  9. summiteer,
  10. summitry

Origin of summery

First recorded in 1815–25; summer1 + -y1

Related formssum·mer·i·ness, nounun·sum·mer·y, adjective

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Word Origin and History for summery

summery

adj.

1824, from summer (n.1) + -y (2).

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