Definition of 'midwinter'
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That may seem improbable amid the bleak midwinter and continuing bad news from many parts of the global economy.Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2014) Christianity Today (2000) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
At the very least it's something to dream about in the bleak midwinter!The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2010) FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)
So which sarnies were as festive as granny asleep on the sofa - and which the stuff of bleak midwinter?The Sun (2010)
Because midwinter weather could mean frozen soil at the delivering or receiving end, that left autumn and spring for planting.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It is afternoons like this in the deep midwinter when the ball bounces your way that dreams of Wembley begin to take shape.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
After the initial exhilaration, a slow realisation dawned that this bleak midwinter weather might seriously interfere with life as we know it.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
I am 12 or 13 and it is deep midwinter.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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