- Cold; freezing; hibernal; polar; [fig.] adverse; painful.
- Later in time; further in life.
see winter, adj.
- Desolation; bleakness; [fig.] death; absence of life.
- Coldest season of the year; period of cold weather from December 21<sup>st</sup> to March 21<sup>st</sup> in the northern hemisphere of the office.