Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Typical of or suitable for the season or the time of year.
  • adjective Archaic Occurring or performed at a suitable or proper time; opportune.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Suitable as to time or season; opportune; occurring, happening, or done in due season or proper time for the purpose; in keeping with the season or with the circumstances: as, a seasonable supply of rain.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Occurring in good time, in due season, or in proper time for the purpose; suitable to the season; opportune; timely.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Opportune; occurring at an appropriate or suitable time.
  • adjective Appropriate to the current season of the year.
  • adjective obsolete Ephemeral; lasting for just one season.
  • adjective obsolete In season (said of game when it is legal to be hunted and killed).
  • adjective obsolete Well-seasoned; matured (e.g. timber).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective done or happening at the appropriate or proper time
  • adjective in keeping with the season

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

season +‎ -able

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