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winters

noun
plural of winter

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a period of often involuntary inactivity or idleness
  • during the long winter when the party was out of power, it had plenty of time to reconsider its political priorities

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“Winters.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/winters. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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