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The interruption was seasonable, for the bell had nearly rung itself out.

Here Agesilaus distinguished himself by an invention as seasonable as it was simple.

The gathering clouds did not prove simply a seasonable warning.

"Most seasonable advice, certainly, in our circumstances," said the Major.

For Man, I trust, this quickening word is yet seasonable; for Venice it is too late.

I do not ask this question, expecting any seasonable answer to it.

That night we had the fashionable and seasonable rain again.

Midday temperatures are seasonable, and nights are always cool.

Now that is ever best and most seasonable, which is for the good of the whole.

This seasonable supply saved the lives of the survivors on board her.

WORD ORIGIN

"suitable as to the time or season," late 14c., from season (n.) + -able. Related: Seasonably; seasonableness.

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