Definitions for frosty
ˈfrɔ sti, ˈfrɒs tifrosty
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frigid, frosty, frozen, glacial, icy, wintryadjective
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, rimed, rimyadjective
covered with frost
"a frosty glass"; "hedgerows were rimed and stiff with frost"-Wm.Faulkner
crisp, frosty, nipping, nippy, snappyadjective
pleasantly cold and invigorating
"crisp clear nights and frosty mornings"; "a nipping wind"; "a nippy fall day"; "snappy weather"
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.
Having an aloof or inhospitable manner.
After the divorce, she was civil but frosty to her ex.
A generic name for a snowman.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from frost.
For all my blood in Rome’s great quarrel shed,
For all the frosty nights that I have watch’d,
Be pitiful to my condemned sons. William Shakespeare, Titus Andronicus.
The air, if very cold, irritateth the flame, and maketh it burn more fiercely; as fire scorcheth in frosty weather. Francis Bacon.
A gnat, half starved with cold and hunger, went out one frosty morning to a bee-hive. Roger L'Estrange.
What a frosty spirited rogue is this! William Shakespeare, Henry IV.
Where is loyalty?
If it be banish’d from the frosty head,
Where shall it find a harbour in the earth? William Shakespeare, H. VI.
Frosty generally refers to extremely cold temperatures or conditions that cause freezing or ice to form. It can also describe a demeanor or atmosphere that is unfriendly, cold, or aloof.
attended with, or producing, frost; having power to congeal water; cold; freezing; as, a frosty night
covered with frost; as, the grass is frosty
chill in affection; without warmth of affection or courage
appearing as if covered with hoarfrost; white; gray-haired; as, a frosty head
Etymology: [Cf. AS. fyrstig.]
The numerical value of frosty in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of frosty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
In the bleak midwinter Frosty wind made moan, Earth stood hard as iron, Water like a stone Snow had fallen, snow on snow, Snow on snow, In the bleak midwinter, Long ago.
In the bleak midwinter Frosty wind made moan, Earth stood hard as iron, Water like a stone; Snow had fallen, snow on snow, Snow on snow, In the bleak midwinter, Long ago.
Israel's relations with Barack Obama were frosty, they got off to a bad start and never recovered, but Joe Biden is someone Israelis know. Joe Biden's been around for a longtime.
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