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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
autumn /'ɔ:təm/
  • danh từ
    • mùa thu
    • (nghĩa bóng) thời xế chiều (thời kỳ bắt đầu suy tàn)
Concise Dictionary
+the season when the leaves fall from the trees
Advanced English Dictionary
(especially BrE) (AmE usually fall) noun [U, C] the season of the year between summer and winter, when leaves change colour and the weather becomes colder: in the autumn of 1995 + in early / late autumn + the autumn term (= for example at a school or college in Britain) + autumn colours / leaves + It's been a very mild autumn this year.
Collocation Dictionary


last, next, this (coming) | early, late, mid- | wet


weather | sun, sunlight, sunshine | frost/frosts, rain/rains | gale, wind | landscape, sky | colours
The trees were beginning to turn orange and yellow with autumn colours.
| leaf
the sound of autumn leaves rustling
| equinox | term
classes to be held for schoolchildren during the autumn term
| collection, exhibition
their autumn collection of dresses

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have ~
Perhaps we will have a good summer this year.

summer/winterI spent the winter indoors.

~ approach
The days become shorter and temperatures drop as autumn approaches.

~ arrive, begin, come
Autumn arrived early that year.


sets in
The aid must reach the refugees before winter sets in.


pass, wear on, (come to an) end
As the summer wore on food became scarce.

~ months
time (
springtime, etc.)
The museum is open daily during the summer months. It was springtime and the slopes were ablaze with almond blossoms.

~ day/morning/night, etc.
It's hard to sleep on hot summer nights.

during/in (the) ~
The wood is carpeted with bluebells in spring.

over the
summer/winterThe repairs will be carried out over the summer.

through/throughout (the) ~
The meat is salted so it keeps through the winter.

for (the) ~
She's gone to Ireland for the summer.

the ~ of 2001, etc.
The winter of 2001 was especially cold.

a summer's/winter's day/morning/night, etc.
a lazy summer's day

all summer/winter long
It rained all summer long.

the height of summer the depths of winter
He always wore a short-sleeved shirt, even in the depths of winter.

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