Science / Weather / Spring: The season of the year which occurs as the sun approaches the summer solstice, and characterized by increasing temperatures in the mid-latitudes. Customarily, this refers to the months of March, April, and May in the North Hemisphere, and the months of September, October, and November in the Southern Hemisphere. Astronomically, this is the period between the vernal equinox and the summer solstice.

Other Words for Spring

Spring Verb Synonyms: start or begin or experience or cause to occur or appear or happen suddenly or unexpectedly, broach, pop, introduce or divulge or reveal or disclose suddenly or unexpectedly
Spring Noun Synonyms: leap, bound, jump, hop, vault, dart, fly, bounce

Hot Spring

Science / Geology / Hot Spring: A spring whose waters are above both human body and soil temperature as a result of plutonism at depth. MORE


Technology / Motorcycle / Springer: A Springer is a particular Harley-Davidson model in the Softail family. It is characterized by a front fork that uses springs and a shock instead of a telescopic fork. The Springer front fork was firs MORE

Low Water Equinoctial Springs

Science / Tides and Currents / Low Water Equinoctial Springs: Low water springs near the times of the equinoxes. Expressed in terms of the harmonic constants, it is an elevation depressed below mean sea level by an amount equal to the sum of the amplitudes of th MORE