daylight-savings time


Also found in: Dictionary.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for daylight-savings time

time during which clocks are set one hour ahead of local standard time

References in periodicals archive ?
To alleviate athletes' anxiety about waking up on time, the "world's easiest to set" alarm clock has been installed in each room This cube-shaped clock radio automatically adjusts for daylight-savings time and includes a connector for MP3 and CD players.
The plan would be like ending daylight-savings time repeatedly, gaining fifty-two hours over the course of a year, by setting clocks back weekly, such as at midnight on Sundays, or by mandating that clock manufacturers make their clocks inherently slow.
Cairo: A decision by the Egyptian government reviving the application of the daylight-savings time this summer has triggered controversy over the system that was scrapped in the country more than five years ago.