nonseasonal

adjective

non·​sea·​son·​al ˌnän-ˈsēz-nəl How to pronounce nonseasonal (audio)
-ˈsē-zᵊn-əl
: not seasonal: such as
a
: not of, relating to, or varying in occurrence according to the season
nonseasonal depression
b
: not affected or caused by seasonal need or availability
nonseasonal employees

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Everyday, nonseasonal candy sales also saw double-digit sales increases. Lauren Zumbach, chicagotribune.com, 28 Oct. 2021 But aside from holidays, eating is so nonseasonal here. Zoe Yang, Bon Appétit, 2 Feb. 2021 By and large, the symptoms of depression in SAD are the same as nonseasonal depression symptoms. Lauren Valenti, Vogue, 11 Nov. 2020 Amazon’s nonseasonal employee ranks include full-time and part-time positions. ... Sebastian Herrera, WSJ, 28 May 2020 The date range for calculating that average cost is different for seasonal businesses, nonseasonal businesses, and firms that opened in 2020. Lance Lambert, Fortune, 31 Mar. 2020 Counting only nonseasonal, full-time, permanent employees — the core of the federal workforce — the government hired 109,000 from outside in fiscal 2017, about 6,000 above the average of the previous six years. Eric Yoder, Washington Post, 3 Apr. 2018 Movies in Menomonee Falls The Menomonee Falls Public Library will once again host a number of movie screenings this week both seasonal and nonseasonal. Geoff Bruce, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 17 Dec. 2017 Counting only full-time, nonseasonal, permanent positions, the veterans’ share of those newly hired is even higher at 42 percent. Eric Yoder, Washington Post, 19 Sep. 2017 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1890, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonseasonal was in 1890

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Cite this Entry

“Nonseasonal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonseasonal. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

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