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noun as in cold season of the year

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In Stowe, Vermont, for instance, summer hiking and winter skiing drive most tourist traffic, but summer travel was dampened by the coronavirus’s first wave, and Vermont’s popular ski mountains may shut down this winter.

From Eater

New research shows that 2018’s winter ice was the lowest in 5,500 years — and that human-caused climate change is linked to this record.

They’re teaching students not just about climate change, but also how to live through droughts or long winters.

From Ozy

Priscu, a regents professor of polar ecology at Montana State University, got his first taste of winter more than 40 years ago after entering a doctoral program at the University of California, Davis in microbial ecology.

The Arctic — that region that makes up the far North of our planet — has now emerged from its long winter night.

One line in “Winter Wonderland” has stopped countless people dead in their tracks.

After all, the Russians were about to mount a winter offensive of their own.

But Winter is dead, Clapton is tired of life on the road, and King unreliable in concert.

Not long ago, a whole host of artists were plowing these fields—Eric Clapton, B.B. King, Johnny Winter.

With the harsh Middle Eastern winter approaching fast, what people in Syria and Iraq need most, in fact, is humanitarian support.

She is spending the summer near Deppe, and he hears her play the programme she is going to give in Berlin next winter, every day.

Each seems satisfied with the way his own branch is getting on: Winter is the quicker worker.

The winter of 1897-98 was spent by Mr. Kipling and his family, accompanied by his father, in South Africa.

One day she had heard a man say, "If there is a drought we shall have the devil to pay with our stock before winter is over."

He had the land in Tripp County that was broken into winter wheat, while that in the next county east was rented.

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On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to winter, such as: cold, chill, frost, wintertime, jack frost, and wintertide.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.