summer

noun

  • 1

    The warmest season of the year, in the northern hemisphere from June to August and in the southern hemisphere from December to February.

    • sun emoji
    • sun with face emoji
      • childish

verb

  • 2

    Spend the summer in a particular place.

    • sun emoji
    • sun with face emoji
      • childish

Dialects

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Emoji One's sun emoji Apple's sun emoji Twemoji's sun emoji Facebook's sun emoji Messenger's sun emoji Google's sun emoji
Emoji One's sun with face emoji Apple's sun with face emoji Twemoji's sun with face emoji Facebook's sun with face emoji Messenger's sun with face emoji Google's sun with face emoji

Origin

Old English sumor, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch zomer, German Sommer, also to Sanskrit samā ‘year’.

Pronunciation

  • summer /ˈsʌmə/