summertime

noun sum·mer·time \ ˈsə-mər-ˌtīm \
|Updated on: 21 Jul 2018

Definition of summertime

: the summer season or a period like summer

Examples of summertime in a Sentence

  1. We go there to pick strawberries in the summertime.

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First Known Use of summertime

14th century

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summer time

noun

Definition of summer time

chiefly British

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First Known Use of summer time

1916

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SUMMERTIME Defined for English Language Learners

summertime

Definition of summertime for English Language Learners

  • : the season of summer


SUMMERTIME Defined for Kids

summertime

noun sum·mer·time \ ˈsə-mər-ˌtīm \

Definition of summertime for Students

: the summer season

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