Definition of 'midsummer'
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Both flowered at midsummer and midwinter. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We arrived in Bonn on hot midsummer day of smog. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It will be at its most intense on a hot, dry midsummer day. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That cabin hadn't seen so much heat since midsummer. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The weather has been appalling during the past 72 hours - more like midwinter than midsummer. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Now, in the static dry heat of midsummer, it seems nobody wants to keep their clothes on. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The alignment in question is four ways: to midsummer sunrise and sunset, and to midwinter sunrise and sunset. BRITAIN BC: Life In Britain and Ireland before the Romans (2003)
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Used Occasionally. midsummer is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'midsummer'
British English: midsummer NOUN
Midsummer is the period in the middle of the summer.
In midsummer every town is impossibly crowded.
Definition of midsummer from the Collins English Dictionary
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