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Definition of Autumn

Autumn

  1. The third season of the year, or the season between summer and winter, often called "the fall." Astronomically, it begins in the northern temperate zone at the autumnal equinox, about September 23, and ends at the winter solstice, about December 23; but in popular language, autumn, in America, comprises September, October, and November.
  2. The harvest or fruits of autumn.
  3. The time of maturity or decline; latter portion; third stage.

Autumn Quotations

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
Albert Camus

By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer's best of weather And autumn's best of cheer.
Helen Hunt Jackson

Summer ends, and Autumn comes, and he who would have it otherwise would have high tide always and a full moon every night.
Hal Borland

Designers want me to dress like Spring, in billowing things. I don't feel like Spring. I feel like a warm red Autumn.
Marilyn Monroe

The spring, summer, is quite a hectic time for people in their lives, but then it comes to autumn, and to winter, and you can't but help think back to the year that was, and then hopefully looking forward to the year that is approaching.
Enya
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Autumn Translations

autumn in Afrikaans is herfs
autumn in Dutch is herfst-, najaars-
autumn in Finnish is syksy
autumn in French is automnal, automne
autumn in German is Herbst, Herbst, herbstlich
autumn in Italian is autunno
autumn in Portuguese is outono