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Definition of winter noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[uncountable, countable]
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  •   the coldest season of the year, between fall and spring a mild/severe/hard winter Our house can be very cold in the winter. They worked on the building all through the winter. We went to New Zealand last winter. the winter months a winter coat
  • Idioms
    in the dead of winter
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    in the coldest part of winter
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: winter