British Summer Time

noun

Definition of British Summer Time

British
:a period of the year between spring and fall when clocks in the United Kingdom are set one hour ahead of Greenwich mean time

Word by Word Definitions

British play
  1. : the Celtic language of the ancient Britons

  2. : british english

  3. : the people of Great Britain or the Commonwealth of Nations

summer play
  1. : the season between spring and autumn comprising in the northern hemisphere usually the months of June, July, and August or as reckoned astronomically extending from the June solstice to the September equinox

  2. : the warmer half of the year

  3. : year

  1. : of, relating to, or suitable for summer

  2. : sown in the spring and harvested in the same year as sown — compare winter

  1. : to pass the summer

  2. : to keep or carry through the summer

time play
  1. : the measured or measurable period during which an action, process, or condition exists or continues : duration

  2. : a nonspatial continuum that is measured in terms of events which succeed one another from past through present to future

  3. : leisure

  1. : to arrange or set the time of : schedule

  2. : to regulate (a watch) to keep correct time

  3. : to set the tempo, speed, or duration of

  1. : of or relating to time

  2. : recording time

  3. : timed to ignite or explode at a specific moment


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