seasonable

All Adjective
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  • I see that I am come to take you away from here at a seasonable time. Cited from The Grip of Desire, by Hector France
  • My advice to some that have some influence on the public may be seasonable. Cited from Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II, by Charles Upham
  • No dinner party is successful without a seasonable course of fish. Cited from A Day In Old Athens, William Stearns Davis
  • Now that is ever best and most seasonable, which is for the good of the whole. Cited from Meditations, by Marcus Aurelius
  • This might carry our thoughts further, were it seasonable in this place. Cited from An Essay Concerning Humane Understanding, Volume I., by John Locke
  • Let us consider something seasonable; let us consider indoor games for a moment. Cited from Not that it Matters, by A. A. Milne
  • This, like all other exercise, should be taken at seasonable hours. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 3, No. 19, May, 1859, by Various
  • We have been seasonable since you left us. Cited from The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. 4 (of 4), ed. by T.J. Randolph
  • Best get everything seasonable, and put it on at once. Cited from Entire PG Edition of William Dean Howells
  • He passed his cup up and began to talk of skating and other seasonable topics. Cited from Dialstone Lane, Part 4, by W.W. Jacobs
  • It was so rare and seasonable that it only proved the rule by the exception. Cited from A Book of the Play, by Dutton Cook
  • The lake is described as "seasonable" because the lake is dry of surface water the majority of the year.
  • Your offer to carry it is, then, a very seasonable one, and goes far to get me out of the difficulty. Cited from Both Sides the Border: A Tale of Hotspur and Glendower, by G. A. Henty
  • Improve, therefore, this his special help to that purpose, which in a most seasonable time is brought to thy hand. Cited from Christ The Way, The Truth, and The Life, by John Brown (of Wamphray)
  • It was a pretty sight, and a seasonable one, that met their eyes when they flung the door open. Cited from The Wind in the Willows, by Kenneth Grahame
  • For this shall every one that is holy pray to thee in a seasonable time. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Psalms Book 21
  • Your intention to marry too, just at this moment, is most seasonable; it will increase the family interest. Cited from What Will He Do With It, Lytton, Book 6
  • Seasonable weather we are having this time of year. Cited from Ulysses, by James Joyce
  • This very seasonable supply of wholesome food kept many on board from dying. Cited from Peter the Whaler, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • I think the latter very temperate, very serious and very seasonable. Cited from The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb, Vol. 6: Letters 1821-1842, by Lamb
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Words starting with seasonable

Meaning of seasonable

  • adjective In keeping with the season
    a hard but seasonable frost, seasonable clothes