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Wordnet 3.0

ADVERB (2)

1. in accordance with the season;
- Example: "it was seasonably cold"

2. at an opportune time;
- Example: "your letter arrived apropos"
[syn: seasonably, timely, well-timed, apropos]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Seasonable \Sea"son*a*ble\, a. Occurring in good time, in due season, or in proper time for the purpose; suitable to the season; opportune; timely; as, a seasonable supply of rain. [1913 Webster] Mercy is seasonable in the time of affliction. --Ecclus. xxxv. 20. [1913 Webster] -- Sea"son*a*ble*ness, n. -- Sea"son*a*bly, adv. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

seasonably adv 1: in accordance with the season; "it was seasonably cold" [ant: unseasonably] 2: at an opportune time; "your letter arrived apropos" [syn: seasonably, timely, well-timed, apropos]