high summer

Definition of high summer

  1. :  in the middle of summer The town is filled with tourists in high summer.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  rising or extending upward a great distance :  taller than average, usual, or expected

    :  having a specified height or elevation :  tall

    :  situated or passing above the normal level, surface, base of measurement, or elevation

  1. :  at or to a high place, altitude, level, or degree

    :  well, luxuriously

  1. :  an elevated place or region: such as

    :  hill, knoll

    :  the space overhead :  sky

  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

    :  the warmer half of the year

    :  year

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

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

  1. :  to pass the summer

    :  to keep or carry through the summer

    :  to provide (as cattle or sheep) with pasture during the summer

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a brief usually trivial fact

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