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frosting

noun frost·ing \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)
3
:  the lightening (as by chemicals) of small strands of hair throughout the entire head to produce a two-tone effect — compare streaking
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Examples of FROSTING

  1. We put frosting on the cupcakes.

First Known Use of FROSTING

1858
FROSTING Defined for Kids

frosting

noun frost·ing \ˈfr-stiŋ\

Definition of FROSTING for Kids

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:  icing
2
:  a dull finish on glass

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