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Definition of Frost


  1. The act of freezing; -- applied chiefly to the congelation of water; congelation of fluids.
  2. The state or temperature of the air which occasions congelation, or the freezing of water; severe cold or freezing weather.
  3. Frozen dew; -- called also hoarfrost or white frost.
  4. Coldness or insensibility; severity or rigidity of character.
  5. To injure by frost; to freeze, as plants.
  6. To cover with hoarfrost; to produce a surface resembling frost upon, as upon cake, metals, or glass.
  7. To roughen or sharpen, as the nail heads or calks of horseshoes, so as to fit them for frosty weather.
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Frost Translations

frost in Danish is frost
frost in Dutch is vorst
frost in German is Frost
frost in Italian is maturo, gelo
frost in Latin is gelu
frost in Norwegian is frost, rim
frost in Portuguese is geada
frost in Spanish is escarcha, cerco, helada