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seasons, plural;
  1. Add salt, herbs, pepper, or other spices to (food)
    • - season the soup to taste with salt and pepper
  2. Add a quality or feature to (something), esp. so as to make it more lively or exciting
    • - his conversation is seasoned liberally with exclamation points and punch lines
  3. Make (wood) suitable for use as timber by adjusting its moisture content to that of the environment in which it will be used

  1. Each of the four divisions of the year (spring, summer, autumn, and winter) marked by particular weather patterns and daylight hours, resulting from the earth's changing position with regard to the sun

  2. A period of the year characterized by a particular climatic feature or marked by a particular activity, event, or festivity
    • - the rainy season
    • - the season for gathering pine needles
  3. A fixed time in the year when a particular sport is played
    • - basketball season is over
  4. The time of year when a particular fruit, vegetable, or other food is plentiful and in good condition
    • - the pies are made with fruit that is in season
    • - lobster season
  5. An indefinite or unspecified period of time; a while
    • - this most beautiful soul, who walked with me for a season in this world
  6. A proper or suitable time
    • - to everything there is a season

  1. a period of the year marked by special events or activities in some field; "he celebrated his 10th season with the ballet company"; "she always looked forward to the avocado season"
  2. lend flavor to; "Season the chicken breast after roasting it"
  3. one of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions; "the regular sequence of the seasons"
  4. make fit; "This trip will season even the hardiest traveller"
  5. a recurrent time marked by major holidays; "it was the Christmas season"
  6. temper: make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; "she tempered her criticism"
  7. A season is a division of the year, marked by changes in weather, ecology, and hours of daylight.
  8. Season were an English rock band from Birmingham.
  9. Season is a 1989 movie written and directed by the late P. Padmarajan. The movie, though a failure at the box office, stands apart because of Padmarajan's story-telling style, realistic portrayal of drug trade in Kovalam and flawless performance of Mohanlal. ...
  10. The social season or Season has historically referred to the annual period when it is customary for members of the a social elite of society to hold debutante balls, dinner parties and large charity events. ...
  11. In an organized sports league, a season is the portion of one year in which regulated games of the sport are in session. ...
  12. A television program (television programme in the United Kingdom, Ireland and many Commonwealth countries) or television show is a segment of content broadcast on television. It may be a one-off broadcast or part of a periodically recurring television series.
  13. Each of the four divisions of a year: spring, summer, autumn and winter; A part of a year when something particular happens: mating season, rainy season, football season; That which gives relish; the period over which a series of Test matches are played; A group of episodes of a television or ...
  14. (Seasons) Spring, summer, fall, and winter. The seasons are caused by the tilt of the Earth's axis.
  15. (Seasons) (Gen 8:22). See AGRICULTURE; MONTH.
  16. (Seasons) A number of our honeymoon packages are more suited to certain seasons. Some activities such as boat trips, walking tours etc are easier in Spring/Autumn rather than in mid Summer when relaxing under the sun is more the thing to do. Remember outdoor pools will be closed in Winter. ...
  17. (Seasons) A way of marking time in the Church. There are six seasons: Advent, Christmas, Epiphany, Lent, Easter, and the season after Pentecost. The church new year begins with the season of Advent, which marks the Advent (Latin: adventus) or coming of our Lord. ...
  18. (Seasons) A ‘closed season’ for a particular species is a period during which you must not take, attempt to take or possess that species. Species for which there is a closed season may be fished only during their open season. ...
  19. (Seasons) Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 | Day 4 | Day 5 | Day 6
  20. (Seasons) Dry season between January and May; Rainy season between October and December.
  21. (Seasons) Northern Hemisphere readers should remember that our seasons occur in different months - generally, spring is from September to the end of November, summer from December to the end of February, autumn from March to the end of May, and winter from June to the end of August. ...
  22. (Seasons) Retail periods based on different consumer needs, especially for apparel and fashion accessories, based on the climatic and holiday periods of the year; standard retail seasons include Spring, Summer, Back to School, Winter, Holiday and / or Resort.
  23. (Seasons) The evenings have finally started cooling off here...a sure sign that fall is on the way.  This is my favorite season here at the beach, because the water is still warm from the summer sun, and the tourists are gone leaving the beaches to us alone again.
  24. (Seasons) Winter (Dec-Feb), Year-round
  25. (Seasons) are the next notation you will see when reading Iris descriptions. The actually season depends on your geographic location, but can run from late March into June and beyond with Rebloomers.