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overwinter

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verb over·win·ter \ˌō-vər-ˈwin-tər\

Simple Definition of overwinter

  • : to spend or survive the winter

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of overwinter

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to last through or pass the winter

Examples of overwinter in a sentence

  1. The geese will overwinter in a warmer climate.



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of overwinter

before 12th century


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overwinter

adjective over·win·ter

Definition of overwinter

  1. :  occurring during the period spanning the winter



1900

First Known Use of overwinter

1900


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