Meaning of winter day in English:

winter day

noun

  • 1A day in winter, typically as characterized by its shortness and cold or harsh weather.

  • 2figurative Chiefly in plural Now rare.

Origin

Old English; earliest use found in Metres of Boethius. Cognate with or formed similarly to West Frisian winterdei, Middle Dutch winterdach (Dutch winterdag), Middle Low German winterdach, Middle High German wintertac (German Wintertag), Old Icelandic vetrardagr (with first element in the genitive), Danish vinterdag.

Pronunciation

winter day

/ˌwɪntə ˈdeɪ/