off-season

noun off-sea·son \ ˈȯf-ˌsē-zᵊn \

Definition of off-season

:a time of suspended or reduced activity; especially :the time during which an athlete is not training or competing

First Known Use of off-season

1847


OFF-SEASON Defined for English Language Learners

off-season

noun

Definition of off-season for English Language Learners

  • : a period of time when travel to a particular place is less popular and prices are usually lower

  • sports : a period of time when official games, tournaments, etc., are not being played



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