- of, relating to, or occurring in winter; hibernal.
Origin of winterly
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Examples from the Web for winterly
Vali was the son of Odin and Rind, a giantess, whose name means the winterly earth, so that clearly Vali comes at midwinter.The Heroes of Asgard
She has made a winterly summer a most delightful one, but the winter itself we must spend without her.The Works of William Cowper
From the foot of the ruin the valley sinks abruptly down toward the northwest, where it has quite a winterly aspect.Pretty Michal
Burning to meet the enemy, it endured with much patience the misery of a winterly retreat from overwhelming odds.
Several weeks passed away, and the weather began to grow cold and winterly.The Apricot Tree