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Definition of SEASON
a: a time characterized by a particular circumstance or feature <in a season of religious awakening — F. A. Christie>
b: a suitable or natural time or occasion <when my season comes to sit on David's throne — John Milton>
c: an indefinite period of time :while<sent home again to her father for a season — Francis Hackett>
a: a period of the year characterized by or associated with a particular activity or phenomenon <hay fever season>: as (1): a period associated with some phase or activity of agriculture (as growth or harvesting) (2): a period in which an animal engages in some activity (as migrating or mating); also:estrus, heat(3): the period normally characterized by a particular kind of weather <a long rainy season>(4): a period marked by special activity especially in some field <tourist season><hunting season>(5): a period in which a place is most frequented
b: one of the four quarters into which the year is commonly divided
Any of four divisions of the year according to consistent annual changes in the weather. In the Northern Hemisphere, winter formally begins on the winter solstice, December 21 or 22; spring on the vernal equinox, March 20 or 21; summer on the summer solstice, June 21 or 22; and fall (autumn) on the autumnal equinox, September 22 or 23. In the Southern Hemisphere, the dates of onset of summer and winter are reversed, as are those of spring and fall.