springtime


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spring·time

 (sprĭng′tīm′)
n.
The season of spring.

springtime

(ˈsprɪŋˌtaɪm)
n
1. (Physical Geography) Also called: springtide the season of spring
2. the earliest, usually the most attractive, period of the existence of something

spring•time

(ˈsprɪŋˌtaɪm)

n.
1. the season of spring.
2. the first or earliest period. Also called spring•tide (-ˌtaɪd)
[1485–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.springtime - the season of growthspringtime - the season of growth; "the emerging buds were a sure sign of spring"; "he will hold office until the spring of next year"
time of year, season - 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"

springtime

noun
The season of the year during which the weather becomes warmer and plants revive:
Translations
فَصْلُ الرَّبِيعُفَصل الرَّبيع
jaro
forårstid
kevät
proljeće
vor
春季
봄철
vår
ฤดูใบไม้ผลิ
baharilkbahar mevsimi
mùa xuân

springtime

[ˈsprɪnŋtaɪm] Nprimavera f

springtime

[ˈsprɪŋtaɪm] nprintemps m
in springtime → au printempsspring water neau f de source

springtime

[ˈsprɪŋˌtaɪm] nprimavera

spring

(spriŋ) past tense sprang (spraŋ) : past participle sprung (spraŋ) verb
1. to jump, leap or move swiftly (usually upwards). She sprang into the boat.
2. to arise or result from. His bravery springs from his love of adventure.
3. to (cause a trap to) close violently. The trap must have sprung when the hare stepped in it.
noun
1. a coil of wire or other similar device which can be compressed or squeezed down but returns to its original shape when released. a watch-spring; the springs in a chair.
2. the season of the year between winter and summer when plants begin to flower or grow leaves. Spring is my favourite season.
3. a leap or sudden movement. The lion made a sudden spring on its prey.
4. the ability to stretch and spring back again. There's not a lot of spring in this old trampoline.
5. a small stream flowing out from the ground.
ˈspringy adjective
1. able to spring back into its former shape. The grass is very springy.
2. having spring. These floorboards are springy.
ˈspringiness noun
sprung (sprŋa) adjective
having springs. a sprung mattress.
ˈspringboard noun
1. a springy type of diving-board.
2. a board on which gymnasts jump before vaulting.
spring cleaning
thorough cleaning of a house etc especially in spring.
ˈspringtime noun
the season of spring.
spring up
to develop or appear suddenly. New buildings are springing up everywhere.

springtime

فَصْلُ الرَّبِيعُ jaro forårstid Frühlingszeit άνοιξη primavera kevät printemps proljeće primavera 春季 봄철 voorjaar vår wiosna primavera весенняя пора vår ฤดูใบไม้ผลิ bahar mùa xuân 春季
References in classic literature ?
They had opened their hearts, like flowers to the springtime, and the merciless winter had fallen upon them.
As the springtime breeze whose flutter The silken skirts hath blown, As the wind-drawn note of the bamboo flute Whose charm we would make our own, --
And now, dear Annie, I must go; but every Springtime, with the earliest flowers, will I come again to visit you, and bring some fairy gift.
The morning was beautiful, and in this early springtime the birds sang on the trees and the sunbeams shone through the misty glades, like curtains of golden gauze.
She led me to her lodge; my heart was thawed by her kindness, and my eyes burst forth with tears; like the frozen fountains in springtime.
The panther lay down again with a sigh, because he could hear Ferao practising and repractising his song against the Springtime of New Talk, as they say.
The sort of talk she would have heard during that first springtime in Paris would have put an impress on a much less receptive personality; for of course Allegre didn't close his doors to his friends and this new apparition was not of the sort to make them keep away.
SO PASSED the gentle springtime away in budding beauty; its silver showers and sunshine, its green meadows and its flowers.
On that third of March, all the rooms in the English Club were filled with a hum of conversation, like the hum of bees swarming in springtime.
For long ambition has been like an ancient memory to me, some glorious day recalled from my springtime, so much a thing of the past that I must make a railway journey to revisit it as to look upon the pleasant fields in which that scene was laid.
It seemed to him, accustomed to the callous and hopeless appearance of a less happy tribe, that the faces of these people were all aflame with the joy of the springtime.
By thus appearing before the springtime you have not only killed yourself, but you have wrought my destruction also.