summery

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj summery belonging to or characteristic of or occurring in summer "summery weather","summery dresses"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Summery Of or pertaining to summer; like summer; as, a summery day.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • summery Of or pertaining to summer; like summer; summer-like.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Summery like summer
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. sumer, sumor; Dut. zomer, Ger. sommer.

Usage

In literature:

Todtes Meer, an excellent summery.
"History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom" by Andrew Dickson White
New pink ribbons gleamed through her translucent summery georgette blouse.
"Where the Blue Begins" by Christopher Morley
It was hot enough for the most summery dresses and cool enough for a summer fur.
"The Window-Gazer" by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
It's getting quite summery now.
"Tom Swift and his Great Searchlight" by Victor Appleton
This summery month of June is rich in saints.
"Castilian Days" by John Hay
With the weather growing more summery and hardly a bit of ice in the river, the raft glided down the Upper Yukon.
"Klondike Nuggets" by E. S. Ellis
The rat-hunting referred to in the foregoing "summery" was not a mere fiction of Buzzby's brain.
"The World of Ice" by R.M. Ballantyne
Soft and summery, fertile and reposeful, was the scene; and the busy peasants at their work added to the charm.
"Shawl-Straps" by Louisa M. Alcott
She wore the same dainty white dress she wore each time he had seen her and a white, summery, wide-brimmed hat.
"Spring Street" by James H. Richardson
So it was for Ned, and his uppermost wish was to hurry down into a more summery climate.
"Ahead of the Army" by W. O. Stoddard
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In poetry:

For us the ambrosial pear—­displays
The wealth its arching branches hold,
Bathed by a hundred summery days
In floods of mingling fire and gold.
"The New Eden" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Or the slow-rising and most summery hum
Of gorgeous insects that at times might come
Over the runnel and so voyage by,
Or the light footfall on the farther brink
Of some wild creature, from its covert nigh
Just venturing forth to drink:
"A Poet's Home" by Charles Harpur

In news:

Cool off with summery cocktails.
The Bernards Inn's summery salad.
Summery days with some showers and storms.
Hear Kendrick Lamar's Summery Dr Dre Team-Up 'The Recipe'.
Summery Beauty Looks to Try From the Teen Choice Awards.
A warm and summery calm before Irene.
Summery Tomatoes With Fish.
Ten years ago today, it was a summery Sept 10 here in Central New York.
Beehive restaurant in Boulder a summery spot for an eclectic meal.
Some colors just look too summery or wintery during the fall season.
This refreshing summery dish is low in calories and high in flavor, and is so versatile.
Cool off with summery cocktails.
This summery recipe won't heat up your house.
Make a Summery Flower Arrangement.
Brisbane Vaillancourt of Margarita's shows how to make this summery salad.
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In science:

In the final section 5 we give a summery and discuss experimental prospects.
Quantum fluctuations in the mazer
We end with a brief summery of the presented material and a short discussion in the conclusion section of the review.
Magnetic Catalysis of Chiral Symmetry Breaking. A Holographic Prospective
The last section furnishes the summery and discussion of the results obtained.
Energy-Momentum Distribution of Non-Static Plane Symmetric Spacetimes in GR and TPT
Section 2 is deduced to fix notations and a brief summery on non-abelian Fourier analysis.
Continuous Gabor transform for a class of non-Abelian groups
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