What does seasonable mean?

Definitions for seasonable
ˈsi zə nə bəlsea·son·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seasonable(adj)

    in keeping with the season

    "a hard but seasonable frost"; "seasonable clothes"

  2. timely, seasonable, well-timed(a), well timed(p)(adj)

    done or happening at the appropriate or proper time

    "a timely warning"; "with timely treatment the patient has a good chance of recovery"; "a seasonable time for discussion"; "the book's publication was well timed"


  1. seasonable(Adjective)

    Opportune; occurring at an appropriate or suitable time.

    Thomas Salusbury (1662): Nor is it seasonable to have to do with Hercules, whil'st he is enraged, and amongst the Furies.

  2. seasonable(Adjective)

    Appropriate to the current season of the year.

    The temperature outside was quite seaonable, neither warmer nor colder than I had expected.

  3. seasonable(Adjective)

    Ephemeral; lasting for just one season.

  4. seasonable(Adjective)

    In season (said of game when it is legal to be hunted and killed).

  5. seasonable(Adjective)

    Well-seasoned; matured (e.g. timber).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seasonable(adj)

    occurring in good time, in due season, or in proper time for the purpose; suitable to the season; opportune; timely; as, a seasonable supply of rain

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seasonable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seasonable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of seasonable in a Sentence

  1. James Madison:

    What spectacle can be more edifying or more seasonable than that of Liberty and Learning, each leaning on the other for their natural and surest support.

  2. John Selden:

    Tis not seasonable to call a man traitor, that has an army at his heels.

  3. Sterne:

    How frequently are the honesty and integrity of a man disposed of by a smile or a shrug. How many good and generous actions have been sunk into oblivion by a distrustful look, or stamped with the imputation of bad motives, by a mysterious and seasonable whisper!

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