month definition

  • noun:
    • A unit period matching more or less to one period regarding the moon's phases, or around 1 month or 30 days.
    • among 12 divisions of annually as dependant on a calendar, especially the Gregorian schedule. Also referred to as calendar month.
    • A period expanding from a romantic date in one thirty day period into matching day in the after month.
    • A sidereal month.
    • A lunar thirty days.
    • A solar month.
    • a period of time into which a-year is divided, historically on the basis of the stages associated with moon. Inside Gregorian calendar you will find twelve months: January, February, March, April, May, Summer, July, August, September, October, November and December.
    • a time period of 30 days, 31 days, or some alternation thereof.
    • a female's duration; menstrual discharge.
    • One of the twelve portions into which the year is divided; the twelfth part of a year, corresponding nearly to the length of a synodic revolution of the moon, -- whence the name. In popular use, a period of four weeks is often called a month.
    • initially, the period from brand new moon to another, known as specifically a lunar, synodical, or illuminative month.
    • One twelfth element of a tropical 12 months, or thirty days, 10 hours, 29 mins, 3. 8 seconds: called especially a solar month.
    • one of many twelve parts into that the twelve months is arbitrarily divided: called especially a calendar month.
    • At common law plus in equity, month has been grasped to imply ‘a lunar thirty days,’ which can be thought to-be 28 times, except when the contrary seems, and except whenever utilized of mercantile transactions, particularly negotiable paper, etc.
    • plural Same as menses. Minsheu; Cotgrave. Abbreviated mo.
    • a time product of around thirty days
    • one of several twelve divisions associated with the season
  • idiom:
    • thirty days of Sundays Informal An indefinitely any period of time of the time: It will take you 30 days of Sundays to slice all of that wood.

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