summer time

summer time
noun
chiefly Britain : daylight saving time

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Chiefly Brit. See daylight-saving time.

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summer time noun
Time adopted in the summer (for daylight-saving purposes), usu one hour in advance of the standard local time
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Main Entry:summer
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summer time see under ↑summer1
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Main Entry:time

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summer time UK US noun [uncountable] british
the system by which the time on clocks is changed in the summer to provide an extra hour of light in the evenings
Thesaurus: seasons and times of the yearhyponym

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sum|mer|time «SUHM uhr TYM», noun.
1. the season of summer; summer.
2. Figurative. any period in which energy is greatest or talent most productive: »

in the summertime of life.

summer time,
Especially British. daylight-saving time.

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ˈsummer time [summer time] (BrE) (NAmE ˈdaylight saving time) noun uncountable
the period during which in some countries the clocks are put forward one hour, so that it is light for an extra hour in the evening
See also:daylight saving time

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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