sea·​son·​able | \ ˈsēz-nə-bəl How to pronounce seasonable (audio) , ˈsē-zᵊn-ə-bəl \

Definition of seasonable

1 : suitable to the season or circumstances : timely a seasonable frost
2 : occurring in good or proper time : opportune a seasonable time for discussion

Other Words from seasonable

seasonableness noun
seasonably \ ˈsēz-​nə-​blē How to pronounce seasonable (audio) , ˈsē-​zᵊn-​ə-​blē \ adverb

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Examples of seasonable in a Sentence

We've been having seasonable weather. seasonable advice is more likely to be listened to
Recent Examples on the Web High pressure will bring partly sunny skies and nearly seasonable temperatures on Wednesday with highs ranging from the mid-60s to the mid-70s. Hartford Courant, 25 May 2022 Temperatures will be rather seasonable, with lows in the low to mid-40s and just a light southeast wind. Washington Post, 2 Apr. 2022 Loads of sunshine and low humidity will team up with seasonable temperatures to deliver a winner. Ian Livingston, Washington Post, 3 June 2022 The Northeast will see some relief after a cold front comes through on Sunday, bringing temperatures back to more seasonable levels by Monday. Meredith Deliso, ABC News, 21 May 2022 The first week of May should be close to seasonable levels. Hartford Courant, 27 Apr. 2022 Temperatures will be seasonable with highs in the upper 30s to the low and mid-40s., 28 Feb. 2022 The month of May got off to a sunny and seasonable start, but the next few days will feature clouds and showers with the showers mainly confined to Monday and Wednesday. Hartford Courant, 1 May 2022 Temperatures won’t be as cold as this current cold snap, just seasonable., 14 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of seasonable

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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20 Jun 2022

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“Seasonable.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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sea·​son·​able | \ ˈsē-zə-nə-bəl How to pronounce seasonable (audio) \

Legal Definition of seasonable

: occurring within the time agreed to by parties to a commercial transaction or within a reasonable time seasonable notice of the rejection of goods

Other Words from seasonable

seasonably \ -​blē How to pronounce seasonable (audio) \ adverb

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