What does the word frosty mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Frostiness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Frostily.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Attended with frost; chilly; forbidding.

Usage examples for frosty

  1. She made another attempt, announcing herself: he gave her a frosty welcome, and then wrote to her that she was to come no more. – Rousseau Volumes I. and II. by John Morley
  2. Then on Tuesday, the 1st of March, 1796, the entry is: Came down to 12- mile creek; lame in my feet; high winds from N. W., frosty night. – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding