Meaning of winterage in English:

winterage

noun

Irish
  • Fodder or pasture for cattle in winter. Also: the action of providing cattle with fodder, shelter, pasture, etc., during the winter.

Origin

Late 16th century. Probably from winter + -age, apparently originally after Anglo-Norman ivernage winter crop.

Pronunciation

winterage

/ˈwɪnt(ə)rɪdʒ/