VIDEO FOR WINTER
We Asked: What's Your Favorite Winter Word?
It's cold. It's dark. It's the middle of winter. But some people like winter, right? To find out, we asked these people what their favorite winter words are. Do you agree?
Origin of winter
OTHER WORDS FROM winterwin·ter·er, nounwin·ter·ish, adjectivewin·ter·ish·ly, adverbwin·ter·less, adjective
Words nearby winter
How to use winter in a sentence
In Stowe, Vermont, for instance, summer hiking and winter skiing drive most tourist traffic, but summer travel was dampened by the coronavirus’s first wave, and Vermont’s popular ski mountains may shut down this winter.
New research shows that 2018’s winter ice was the lowest in 5,500 years — and that human-caused climate change is linked to this record.Bering Sea winter ice shrank to its lowest level in 5,500 years in 2018|Carolyn Gramling|September 3, 2020|Science News
They’re teaching students not just about climate change, but also how to live through droughts or long winters.Schools Teach Kids How to Survive the Future’s Harsh Climates|Charu Kasturi|August 7, 2020|Ozy
Priscu, a regents professor of polar ecology at Montana State University, got his first taste of winter more than 40 years ago after entering a doctoral program at the University of California, Davis in microbial ecology.He Found ‘Islands of Fertility’ Beneath Antarctica’s Ice|Steve Nadis|July 20, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The Arctic — that region that makes up the far North of our planet — has now emerged from its long winter night.
One line in “Winter Wonderland” has stopped countless people dead in their tracks.The Most Confusing Christmas Music Lyrics Explained (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After all, the Russians were about to mount a winter offensive of their own.
But Winter is dead, Clapton is tired of life on the road, and King unreliable in concert.
Not long ago, a whole host of artists were plowing these fields—Eric Clapton, B.B. King, Johnny Winter.
With the harsh Middle Eastern winter approaching fast, what people in Syria and Iraq need most, in fact, is humanitarian support.
She is spending the summer near Deppe, and he hears her play the programme she is going to give in Berlin next winter, every day.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
Each seems satisfied with the way his own branch is getting on: Winter is the quicker worker.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
The winter of 1897-98 was spent by Mr. Kipling and his family, accompanied by his father, in South Africa.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
One day she had heard a man say, "If there is a drought we shall have the devil to pay with our stock before winter is over."Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
He had the land in Tripp County that was broken into winter wheat, while that in the next county east was rented.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
British Dictionary definitions for winter
- (sometimes capital) the coldest season of the year, between autumn and spring, astronomically from the December solstice to the March equinox in the N hemisphere and at the opposite time of year in the S hemisphere
- (as modifier)winter pasture