Definition of April in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈāprəl/


The fourth month of the year, in the northern hemisphere usually considered the second month of spring: the prison was to close in April [as modifier]: April showers
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  • What we looked at for month after month from July to April, was shiny lines on a black surface.
  • The centre would open from April to October each year and by appointment at other times.
  • One of the wettest and windiest Aprils in recent years has caused temperatures to drop so much the young birds are finding it unbearable.


Old English, from Latin Aprilis.

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Syllabification: A·pril

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