Saint Martin's summer

noun
Saint Mar·​tin's summer | \ -ˈmär-tᵊnz- How to pronounce Saint Martin's summer (audio) \
variants: or St. Martin's summer

Definition of Saint Martin's summer

: Indian summer when occurring in November

First Known Use of Saint Martin's summer

1591, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Saint Martin's summer

Saint Martin's Day, November 11

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“Saint Martin's summer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Saint%20Martin%27s%20summer. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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