frosting

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

frost·ing

noun \ˈfrs-tiŋ\

: a sweet, creamy mixture that is used to cover cakes

: a dull surface on metal or glass

Full Definition of FROSTING

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:  lusterless finish of metal or glass :  mat; also :  a white finish produced on glass (as by etching)
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:  the lightening (as by chemicals) of small strands of hair throughout the entire head to produce a two-tone effect — compare streaking

Examples of FROSTING

  1. We put frosting on the cupcakes.

First Known Use of FROSTING

1858

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