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American English: /ˈsəmər/
British English: /ˈsʌmə/

Translation of summer in Spanish:


  • we always go away in (the) summer
    siempre nos vamos de vacaciones en (el) verano
    we spent the summer in France
    pasamos el verano or veraneamos en Francia
    it was high summer
    era pleno verano
    a hot summer's day
    un caluroso día de verano
    a woman of some seventy summers [literary]
    una mujer de unos setenta abriles [literary]
    (before noun) (weather/clothes/vacation)
    de verano
    the summer season
    la estación veraniega or estival
    summer vacation or (British) holidays
    vacaciones (feminine plural) de verano or estivales
    Example sentences
    • The southern tip of South America is chilly, even in the summer month of December.
    • The inland region has a continental climate with very cold winters, hot, humid summers, and spring and autumn seasons that are often rainy.
    • This site has a humid continental climate with warm summers, cool winters and no distinct dry season.
    Example sentences
    • At the age of eight summers his father had been assassinated.
    • Even though he is eight summers everyone knows he is nay a fighter.
    • After sixteen summers a child of the plain, no matter what gender or tribe, goes through the rite of passage.

intransitive verb

  • (people)
    pasar el verano
    pasar el verano
    Example sentences
    • These birds summer in Alberta Canada and winter at the Aransas Wildlife Refuge in Texas.
    • Birds summering in northern Europe, where waters are closed by ice in winter, show the strongest migratory movements.
    • Diane and John Connelly are seen toasting Patsy and Greg Fourticq at O'Rourke's on their return to Houston after summering in Colorado Springs, Colo.
    Example sentences
    • They summered the cattle in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of eastern California and then moved them each fall to winter pasture in the lower elevations of western Nevada where the home ranch is located.
    • My husband and his father raised beef cattle for many years and they summered the cattle on a piece of mountain property which they owned.
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