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springtime

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of springtime

  1. 1 a state or time of great activity, thriving, or achievement <a springtime of entrepreneurship in the old Soviet bloc after the fall of the Iron Curtain> Synonyms blossom, florescence, floruit, flower, flush, heyday, high noon, prime, salad days, bloomRelated Words autumn, Indian summer; blooming, blossoming, efflorescence, flowering; acme, apex, climax, meridian, peak, pinnacle, summit, zenith; glory, grandeur, splendor; belle epoque (or belle époque), golden age, silver age; comeback, recovery, revivialNear Antonyms decay, decline, downfall; bottom, nadir; shriveling (or shrivelling), wilting, withering

  2. 2 the state or time of being a child <a man in the winter of his life reminiscing about his springtime and wondering where all the years went> Synonyms nonage, childhood, youthRelated Words boyhood, girlhood, toddlerhood; adolescence, juvenescence, minority; immaturity, juvenility; babyhood, infancyNear Antonyms majority; middle age, midlife; senectitude, sunset, winterAntonyms adulthood





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