What does wintry mean?

Definitions for wintry
ˈwɪn triwin·try

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wintry, winteryadjective

    characteristic of or occurring in winter

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

  2. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. wintryadjective

    suggestive or characteristic of winter; cold, stormy

    Etymology: contraction of winter + -y

  2. wintryadjective

    aged, white(-haired etc.)

    Etymology: contraction of winter + -y

  3. wintryadjective

    chilling, cheerless

    Etymology: contraction of winter + -y

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wintryadjective

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

    Etymology: [AS. wintrig.]

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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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