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overwinter

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verb over·win·ter \ˌō-vər-ˈwin-tər\

Definition of overwinter

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to last through or pass the winter

Examples of overwinter in a Sentence

  1. The geese will overwinter in a warmer climate.

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of overwinter

before 12th century


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overwinter

adjective over·win·ter

Definition of overwinter

  1. :  occurring during the period spanning the winter

1900

First Known Use of overwinter

1900


OVERWINTER Defined for English Language Learners

overwinter

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Definition of overwinter for English Language Learners

  • : to spend or survive the winter

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