Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The period around December 22.

Usage examples (36)
  • Many of the midwinter holidays have to do with lights because the nights are so long and cold.
  • I recall her coming in midwinter from the frozen village where she lived.
  • Coyotes in midwinter could not have been more starved.
  • Solstice is 21st, but I will celebrarte Yule, or whatever else you call the midwinter festival, at the same time as everyone else. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.