the depths of winter

Definition of the depths of winter

:the middle of winter :the coldest part of winter

Word by Word Definitions

depth play depths
  1. : a deep place in a body of water

  2. : a part that is far from the outside or surface

  3. : abyss

winter play
  1. : the season between autumn and spring comprising in the northern hemisphere usually the months of December, January, and February or as reckoned astronomically extending from the December solstice to the March equinox

  2. : the colder half of the year

  3. : year

  1. : to pass the winter

  2. : to feed or find food during the winter

  3. : to keep, feed, or manage during the winter

  1. : of, relating to, or suitable for winter

  2. : sown in the autumn and harvested in the following spring or summer — compare summer


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