Definition of seasonally in English:



  • 1At a particular season of the year.

    ‘seasonally employed agricultural labourers’
    ‘seasonally flooded grassland’
    ‘some woodcreepers breed seasonally’
    • ‘Those species have a hard time persisting in the seasonally inundated prairies dispersed across much of the Everglades ecosystem.’
    • ‘The amount of daylight varies seasonally as the sun's predominant position in the sky changes.’
    • ‘The habitat is a seasonally saturated swale maintained by periodic mowing and herbicide treatment of woody coppice.’
    • ‘Sited on a wooded hill overlooking the valley, the house is clad in steel, with its rusty appearance matching colours in the seasonally changing landscape.’
    • ‘These swifts are not migratory, although they will make local nomadic trips or shift seasonally.’
    • ‘It is advisable to rotate insecticides periodically, at least seasonally.’
    • ‘All 13 of the populations that can digest dairy yet live in areas that are primarily lactose intolerant were historically migratory groups that moved seasonally.’
    • ‘The Ohio soil resource includes a number of wet, seasonally saturated soils.’
    • ‘It's a comparison of natural service and artificial insemination in seasonally calving dairy herds.’
    • ‘Where labour is only available seasonally, you'll eliminate many choices about crops or livestock.’
    1. 1.1 According to the season or time of year.
      ‘the menu changes seasonally’
      ‘we grow all our own vegetables, so eat seasonally’
      ‘the seasonally adjusted jobless rate fell’
      • ‘"Accounts change seasonally," he said, almost in consolation.’
      • ‘All tests were performed on both original and seasonally adjusted series.’
      • ‘The food that we grow on the urban farm sites is sold at local farmers' markets and, seasonally of course, at the neighbourhood corner grocery store.’
      • ‘The native performers, who use their home island only seasonally, offered some of the best visual displays of the festival.’
      • ‘We maintain a decent website and advertise seasonally in several natural food store newsletters.’
      • ‘OPEC has in recent years worked hard to stop stocks building during periods of seasonally weak demand.’
      • ‘The seasonally adjusted jobless rate fell to 5.9 per cent from 6.1 per cent in March.’
      • ‘The company runs seasonally oriented campaigns on these websites.’
      • ‘The company's UK operation was an area of concern due to its purchase of the hotel complex, which is seasonally dependent.’
      • ‘The watermelon farmer is happy to be involved with the group, even though her product is only available seasonally.’