Definitions for frostyˈfrɔ sti, ˈfrɒs ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

frost•yˈfrɔ sti, ˈfrɒs ti(adj.)frost•i•er, frost•i•est.

  1. characterized by or producing frost; freezing; very cold.

  2. consisting of or covered with a frost.

  3. lacking warmth of feeling.

  4. white or gray.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. frigid, frosty, frozen, glacial, icy, wintry(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"

  2. frosty, rimed, rimy(adj)

    covered with frost

    "a frosty glass"; "hedgerows were rimed and stiff with frost"-Wm.Faulkner

  3. crisp, frosty, nipping, nippy, snappy(adj)

    pleasantly cold and invigorating

    "crisp clear nights and frosty mornings"; "a nipping wind"; "a nippy fall day"; "snappy weather"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. frosty(adjective)ˈfrɔ sti, ˈfrɒs ti

    cold and dry, often after a frost

    a frosty morning

  2. frostyˈfrɔ sti, ˈfrɒs ti

    ≠ warm

    a frosty welcome


  1. frosty(Adjective)

    Cold, chilly.

  2. frosty(Adjective)

    Having frost on it.

    The frosty pumpkin is the sign of the end of the growing season, soon the greenery will wither and harvest end for the year.

  3. frosty(Adjective)

    Having an aloof or inhospitable manner.

    After the divorce, she was civil but frosty to her ex.

  4. Frosty(ProperNoun)

    A generic name for a snowman.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Frosty(adj)

    attended with, or producing, frost; having power to congeal water; cold; freezing; as, a frosty night

  2. Frosty(adj)

    covered with frost; as, the grass is frosty

  3. Frosty(adj)

    chill in affection; without warmth of affection or courage

  4. Frosty(adj)

    appearing as if covered with hoarfrost; white; gray-haired; as, a frosty head

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covered with frost

the frosty countryside.

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