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season

noun

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season

verb

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1 to make more pleasant to the taste by adding something intensely flavored
  • the chef seasoned the vegetables as soon as they came out of the oven

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2 to bring to a proper or desired state of fitness
  • carefully seasoned the cast iron pan with vegetable oil before using it for the first time

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  • decondition
3 to make able to withstand physical hardship, strain, or exposure
  • troops that had been seasoned by months of intense training

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4 to make competent (as by training, skill, or ability) for a particular office or function
  • her campaign manager has been seasoned by several hotly contested gubernatorial campaigns

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The first known use of season was in the 14th century

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“Season.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/season. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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