meaning of autumnal

autumnal meaning in General Dictionary

Of belonging to or peculiar to autumn as an autumnal tint created or collected in autumn as autumnal fruits flowering in autumn as an autumnal plant

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  • feature lately maturity verging on drop
  • of or characteristic of or happening in autumn
  • Of, owned by, or strange to, autumn; as, an autumnal tint; produced or collected in autumn; as, autumnal fruits; flowering in autumn; because, an autumnal plant.
  • through the middle of life; in 3rd stage.

autumnal meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1570s, from Latin autumnalis "pertaining to autumn," from autumnus (see autumn).


autumnal meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Of, owned by, or distinct to, autumn; since, an autumnal tint; produced or collected in autumn; since, autumnal fruits; flowering in autumn; because, an autumnal plant.

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  • (a.) Past the center of life; inside 3rd phase.

Sentence Examples with the word autumnal

It was a warm, rainy, autumnal day.

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