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Verb
/frôst/,
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frosts, plural;
  1. Cover (something) with or as if with small ice crystals; freeze
    • - each windowpane was frosted along its edges
  2. Become covered with small ice crystals
    • - a mustache that frosts up when he's ice-climbing
  3. Decorate (a cake, cupcake, or other baked item) with icing

  4. Tint hair strands to change the color of isolated strands

  5. Injure (a plant) by freezing weather

  6. Anger or annoy
    • - such discrimination frosted her no end
Noun
  1. A deposit of small white ice crystals formed on the ground or other surfaces when the temperature falls below freezing

  2. A period of cold weather when such deposits form
    • - when the hard frosts had set in
  3. A chilling or dispiriting quality, esp. one conveyed by a cold manner
    • - there was a light frost of anger in Jack's tone
  4. A failure


  1. decorate with frosting; "frost a cake"
  2. ice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside)
  3. freeze: weather cold enough to cause freezing
  4. provide with a rough or speckled surface or appearance; "frost the glass"; "she frosts her hair"
  5. cover with frost; "ice crystals frosted the glass"
  6. the formation of frost or ice on a surface
  7. Frost is the solid deposition of water vapor from saturated air. It is formed when solid surfaces are cooled to below the dew point of the adjacent air as well as below the freezing point of water. Frost crystals' size differ depending on time and water vapor available. ...
  8. Frost* is an English neo-progressive rock supergroup, formed in 2004 by Jem Godfrey and members of Arena, Kino, and IQ. Frost* released their first studio album, Milliontown, in 2006, before splitting up. ...
  9. Frost is the second full-length album by Norwegian progressive metal band Enslaved. This album in particular is where the band started to incorporate viking metal influences to their sound; indeed, the name "Viking Metal" appears on the back page of the insert booklet, though the album's ...
  10. FROST is an Australian pop rock band formed in 1997 in Melbourne. Although the band has change several drummers since its inception, they are becoming an increasingly popular independent group in Australia. ...
  11. Frost is a collection of mystery stories by author Donald Wandrei. It was released in 2000 by F & B Mystery in an edition of 1,100 copies of which 100 were signed by the editor and artist and released in a slipcase with Wandrei's Three Mysteries. ...
  12. Frost is a fictional Image Comics superhero. He is Gaia's son from an extramarital affair and the black sheep of the family. Aside from Gaia, each member of the family treats him with varying degrees of scorn.
  13. A cover of minute ice crystals on objects that are exposed to the air. Some of these are tree branches, plant stems, leaves, wires, poles, vehicles, rooftops, or aircraft skin. Frost is the same process by which dew is formed except that the temperature of the frosted object is below freezing. ...
  14. (Frosted) A bird showing white frosting on the tips of it's feathers.
  15. (Frosted) Also known as a satin finish, this refers to a textured, matte surface applied to crystal, glass or flatware to create contrast to the brightness of the overall body. This technique may be used to create specific design motifs or to encompass the entire body of the product.
  16. (Frosted) Frozen, a glass or bottle is covered with a film of thin ice.
  17. Frosted is an informal term used to describe the look of postcards printed by the Photochrome Process Company of Philadelphia and to distinguish them from the Phostints printed by the Detroit Publishing Company. ...
  18. To dream of seeing frost on a dark gloomy morning, signifies exile to a strange country, but your wanderings will end in peace. ...
  19. An effect seen on the raised parts of a coin whereby the metal appears crystallized.
  20. Effect caused by striking a coin with sandblasted dies, often used in reference to Proof coins.
  21. The covering of ice crystals that forms by direct sublimation on exposed surfaces whose temperature is below freezing.
  22. To apply sugar, frosting, glaze, or icing to fruit, cake, or other food.
  23. A crystallized-metal effect seen in the recessed areas of a die, thus the raised parts of a coin struck with that die. This is imparted to dies by various techniques, such as sandblasting them or pickling them in acid, then polishing the fields, leaving the recessed areas with frost.
  24. A type of Diffusion Filter.
  25. water that has condensed at a temperature below the freezing point, thus has turned to