Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

frostnip

play
noun frost·nip \ˈfrȯs(t)-ˌnip\

Definition of frostnip

  1. :  the reversible freezing of superficial skin layers that is usually marked by numbness and whiteness of the skin




Medical Dictionary

frostnip

play
noun frost·nip \ˈfrȯs(t)-ˌnip\

Medical Definition of frostnip

  1. :  the reversible freezing of superficial skin layers that is usually marked by numbness and whiteness of the skin




Learn More about frostnip

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of frostnip


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up frostnip? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

in the capacity or character of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

fox-in-summer-forest

Which of these is a synonym of inchoate?

frightening massive experimental formless
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ