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Meaning of FROSTY

Pronunciation:  'frostee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  pleasantly cold and invigorating; "crisp clear nights and frosty mornings"; "a nipping wind"; "a nippy fall day"; "snappy weather"; (`parky' is a British term)
  2. [adj]  covered with frost; "frosted windowpanes"; "a frosty glass"; "hedgerows were rimed and stiff with frost"-Wm.Faulkner
  3. [adj]  devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain; "a frigid greeting"; "got a frosty reception"; "a frozen look on their faces"; "a glacial handshake"; "icy stare"; "wintry smile"
 

FROSTY is a 6 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: cold, crisp, frigid, frosted, frozen, glacial, icy, nipping, nippy, parky, rimed, rimy, snappy, wintry
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Frost"y\, a. [Cf. AS. fyrstig.]
1. Attended with, or producing, frost; having power to
   congeal water; cold; freezing; as, a frosty night.

2. Covered with frost; as, the grass is frosty.

3. Chill in affection; without warmth of affection or
   courage. --Johnson.

4. Appearing as if covered with hoarfrost; white;
   gray-haired; as, a frosty head. --Shak.

 
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