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season
American English: /ˈsizən/
British English: /ˈsiːz(ə)n/

Translation of season in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (division of year) the four seasons
    las cuatro estaciones
    Example sentences
    • Now most places in the world you have four seasons; winter, spring, summer, fall but not so in Barbados.
    • When I think of Earth, I think of the variety of the land we have and how it relates to the four major seasons, winter, spring, summer and autumn.
    • The following table provides a useful guide to fluctuations in pollen levels in Ireland during the spring, summer and autumn seasons.
  • 2 2.1 (for specific activity, event, crop) the soccer season the harvest season
    la cosecha
    the mating season
    el celo
    the cherry season
    la época or la temporada de las cerezas
    the Christmas season, the season of goodwill
    las Navidades
    la época navideña
    Season's greetings!
    ¡Felices fiestas!
    the end of season sales
    las rebajas or liquidaciones de fin de temporada
    2.2 (suitable for tourism) the tourist season
    la temporada turística
    at the height of the season
    en plena temporada
    high/low season
    temporada alta/baja
    2.3 (in social calendar) the season
    (temporada en la que tienen lugar los acontecimientos sociales más destacados del año)
    Example sentences
    • Shiva is offered special food made from the fruits of the season, root vegetables, and coconuts, during ritual worship.
    • These trees provide fruit only during certain seasons, but last forever.
    • With half of the season already over, fruit lovers feel they have to wait till next year to enjoy the delicious mangoes.
  • 3 (Cinema, Music, Theater, Television) after a season in Brighton, the play moved to London
    después de una temporada en Brighton, la obra fue llevada a Londres
    a season of Buñuel films
    un ciclo de películas de Buñuel
    an Australian season
    un ciclo de películas ( or obras etc) australianas
  • 4 (in phrases) in season (of female animal)
    en celo
    (of fresh food, game) cherries are in season
    es época or temporada de cerezas
    las cerezas están en temporada
    fruits in season venison is not in season
    no es temporada de venado
    off season (few tourists)
    fuera de temporada
    en temporada baja
    (before noun) off-season prices
    precios (masculine plural) de temporada baja
    out of season
    (of fresh food)
    fuera de temporada
    (few tourists)
    fuera de temporada
    en temporada baja
    Example sentences
    • A variety of special articles are featured during religious festival seasons.
    • Those managing the illegal operations say that the rainy season is the peak period for removing trees from the forest.
    • Father X is not a fan of the modern season and its attendant festivities.

transitive verb

  • 1 (Cookery)
    (with salt and pepper)
    salpimentar
    Example sentences
    • Salt is good for seasoning food; just a little brings out the best in it.
    • Lightly oil and season the steak with salt and black pepper then cook on a hot grill or ridged grill pan.
    • Stir in the remaining ingredients, plus some salt and pepper to season, and stir well until combined.
  • 2
    (wood)
    secar
    curar
    Example sentences
    • Even well seasoned firewood can be ruined by bad storage.
    • But, if you must, please make sure it's dry, seasoned wood, and only burn in an EPA-certified wood-burning device.
    • It has for long been thought that, as wood is seasoned outdoors and turns grey, darkening the ground beneath it, harsh tannins are being leached out of the wood.

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