Definitions of frost

  1. To injure by frost; to freeze, as plants.
  2. To cover with hoarfrost; to produce a surface resembling frost upon, as upon cake, metals, or glass.
  3. To roughen or sharpen, as the nail heads or calks of horseshoes, so as to fit them for frosty weather.
  4. To cover with, or as with, hoar- frost; injure by frost; to cover ( a cak) with icing.
  5. To cover with anything resembling hoar- frost.
  6. To cover with frost or anything like frost.
  7. To cover with or injure by frost; apply frosting to.
  8. The state or temperature of the air which occasions congelation, or the freezing of water; severe cold or freezing weather.
  9. Coldness or insensibility; severity or rigidity of character.
  10. The act of freezing; - applied chiefly to the congelation of water; congelation of fluids.
  11. Frozen dew; - called also hoarfrost or white frost.
  12. To freeze; assume the appearance of frost.
  13. To cover with anything resembling hoar- frost; to frost- bite; to sharpen, as the shoe of a horse, in frost. Black frost, a frost unattended with hoar- frost.
  14. To adorn with the appearance of frost.
  15. weather cold enough to cause freezing
  16. American poet famous for his lyrical poems on country life in New England ( 1874- 1963)
  17. ice crystals forming a white deposit ( especially on objects outside)
  18. United States poet famous for his lyrical poems on country life in New England ( 1874- 1963)
  19. damage by frost; " The icy precipitation frosted the flowers and athey turned brown"
  20. cover with frost; " ice crystals frosted the glass"
  21. provide with a rough or speckled surface or appearance; " frost the glass"; " she frosts her hair"
  22. Minute frozen particles of moisture; the temperature which causes the freezing of water.
  23. Frostiness.
  24. The state of the atmosphere in which water freezes: frozen dew, also called hoar- frost.
  25. Cold that freezes; frozen dew.
  26. Minute crystals of ice formed directly from vapor in the air.
  27. The power, act, or state of freezing; frozen vapour or dew, as hoar- frost.
  28. Frostily.
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