- Sere means old or dried up.
An example of something sere is a landscape of dead flowers.
- The definition of a sere is a group of organisms that come to life in a community until the conditions change.
An example of a sere is a community of dinosaurs.
Origin of sereback-formation from series
Origin of serevariant, variety of sear
Origin of sereMiddle English from Old English sēar
Origin of sereFrom series
(comparative serer, superlative serest)
From Middle English seer(e), from Old English sÄ“ar.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.