seasonal etymology

English word seasonal comes from English season, English -al

Detailed word origin of seasonal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
season English (eng) (intransitive) To become dry and hard, by the escape of the natural juices, or by being penetrated with other substance. (intransitive) To become mature; to grow fit for use; to become adapted to a climate.. (obsolete) To copulate with; to impregnate.. (transitive) Hence, to prepare by drying or hardening, or removal of natural juices. (transitive) To flavour food with spices, herbs or [...]
-al English (eng) (organic chemistry) Forms the names of aldehydes. Forming nouns, especially of verbal action.. Of or pertaining to. Adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. Often added to words of Latin origin, but used with other words also.
seasonal English (eng) Of, related to, or reliant on a season or period of the year, especially with regard to weather characteristics. Anything that is seasonal, such as a financial trend, a product for sale, or an employee.

Words with the same origin as seasonal

Descendants of -al
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