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Wordnet 3.0


1. (rare) of or occurring in summer;
- Example: "the sky was a burnished aestival blue"
- Example: "estival winds"
[syn: aestival, estival]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

AEstival \[AE]s"ti*val\, a. [L. aestivalis, aestivus, fr. aestas summer.] Of or belonging to the summer; as, [ae]stival diseases. [Spelt also estival.] [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

aestival adj 1: (rare) of or occurring in summer; "the sky was a burnished aestival blue"; "estival winds" [syn: aestival, estival]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

86 Moby Thesaurus words for "aestival": arctic, autumn, autumnal, beryl-green, berylline, blood-hot, blood-warm, blue-green, bluish-green, boreal, brumal, calid, canicular, chartreuse, chloranemic, chlorine, chlorotic, citrine, citrinous, emerald, equatorial, equinoctial, foliaged, genial, glaucescent, glaucous, glaucous-green, grassy, green, green as grass, green-blue, greenish, greenish-blue, greenish-yellow, greensick, hibernal, hiemal, holly, ivy, ivy-green, leafy, leaved, luke, lukewarm, midsummer, midwinter, mild, olivaceous, olive, olive-green, out of season, porraceous, room-temperature, seasonal, smaragdine, solstitial, spring, springlike, subtropical, summer, summerlike, summerly, summery, sunny, sunshiny, temperate, tepid, thermal, thermic, toasty, tropical, unfrozen, verdant, verdurous, vernal, vernant, vert, virescent, warm, warm as toast, warmish, winter, winterlike, wintery, wintry, yellowish-green