What does frosting mean?

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ˈfrɔ stɪŋ, ˈfrɒs tɪŋfrost·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. frosting, icing, ice(noun)

    a flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes


  1. Frosting(n.)

    the lightened color on part of an object, as of hair, produced by treatment with bleach or other chemicals; as only part of the object is thus treated, the final color of the object is two-toned; also, the process of producing such a two-toned effect.


  1. frosting(Noun)

    A sugary coating for cakes and other baked goods.

  2. frosting(Noun)

    A layer of frost.

  3. frosting(Noun)

    The theft of an car while it is left unattended, especially when its engine is left running in the winter to defrost the car.

  4. frosting(Verb)

    Present participle of to frost.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Frosting

    of Frost

  2. Frosting(noun)

    a composition of sugar and beaten egg, used to cover or ornament cake, pudding, etc

  3. Frosting(noun)

    a lusterless finish of metal or glass; the process of producing such a finish


  1. Frosting

    Frosting is a UK term for motor vehicle theft occurring in winter, which involves an opportunist thief stealing a vehicle with its engine running whilst the owner de-ices it. According to a British insurance company, the crime has contributed to the theft of 135,000 unattended cars in the past five years in the UK. This can be prevented by installing a car security system.

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How to say frosting in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of frosting in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of frosting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of frosting in a Sentence

  1. Donnel Baird:

    Then the impact side of the business becomes cool for the investors. They’re like, ‘Wonderful, I’m not just investing in Uber for dogs,’ it’s frosting on their investment cake.

  2. Debbie Shwetz:

    I asked her why she hadn’t used my cream-cheese-and-butter frosting, and she said she couldn’t figure out how to frost the cake, we started talking about how one could decorate a Bundt cake, and the idea for the business was born.

Images & Illustrations of frosting

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