Definition of outwinter

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to keep (cattle) outdoors in winter the cost of feeding outwintered cattle — T. H. Jackson

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to stay outdoors in winter the Jersey can outwinter provided the climate is not very damp — F. D. Smith & Barbara Wilcox

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Origin and Etymology of outwinter

1out + winter

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a trip made at another's expense

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