What does Frostbite mean?

Definitions for Frostbiteˈfrɔstˌbaɪt, ˈfrɒst-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Frostbite.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. frostbite, cryopathy(noun)

    destruction of tissue by freezing and characterized by tingling, blistering and possibly gangrene


  1. frostbite(Noun)

    The freezing, or effect of a freezing, of some part of the body.

  2. frostbite(Verb)

    To expose to the effect of frost, or a frosty air; to blight or nip with frost.

  3. frostbite(Verb)

    To engage in winter sailboating.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Frostbite(noun)

    the freezing, or effect of a freezing, of some part of the body, as the ears or nose

  2. Frostbite(verb)

    to expose to the effect of frost, or a frosty air; to blight or nip with frost


  1. Frostbite

    Frostbite is the medical condition where localized damage is caused to skin and other tissues due to freezing. Frostbite is most likely to happen in body parts farthest from the heart and those with large exposed areas. The initial stages of frostbite are sometimes called "frost nip".

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Frostbite

    Damage to tissues as the result of low environmental temperatures.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Frostbite in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Frostbite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. The NWS:

    Take precautions to prevent frostbite while outdoors.

  2. Jennifer Solomon:

    In theory, it should protect you. But I am still concerned because whenever you put your body underneath that much stress— and if you limit the blood supply to those areas— I think there is a risk for frostbite.

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Translations for Frostbite

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • измръзване, измръзнало мястоBulgarian
  • Erfrierung, FrostbeuleGerman
  • κρυοπάγημαGreek
  • congelar, congelamientoSpanish
  • paleltuminen, paleltuma, palelluttaa, pakkasenpuremaFinnish
  • gelureFrench
  • 霜焼け, 凍傷, 凍瘡, 霜焼Japanese
  • luka bekuMalay
  • bevriezing, bevriezenDutch
  • odmrożeniePolish
  • обморожение, отморозитьRussian
  • köldskada, förfrysningSwedish

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