What does wintry mean?

Definitions for wintry
ˈwɪn triwin·try

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wintry, wintery(adj)

    characteristic of or occurring in winter

    "suffered severe wintry weather"; "brown wintry grasses"

  2. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. wintry(Adjective)

    suggestive or characteristic of winter; cold, stormy

  2. wintry(Adjective)

    aged, white(-haired etc.)

  3. wintry(Adjective)

    chilling, cheerless

  4. Origin: contraction of winter + -y

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wintry(adj)

    suitable to winter; resembling winter, or what belongs to winter; brumal; hyemal; cold; stormy; wintery

  2. Origin: [AS. wintrig.]

How to pronounce wintry?

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How to say wintry in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wintry in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wintry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of wintry in a Sentence

  1. Shuabu Lawal:

    A boy ran into my shop and said his father and elder brother had been shot. He was only wearing shorts, no top and sweating despite the wintry weather. I shut down my shop immediately, leaving some items outside.

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