the hoarfrost formed a delicate swirly pattern on the window
Recent Examples on the WebNearby, hoarfrost shimmered on hemlock branches, a bear cub peered out from a hole in the snow, and a sudden, terrifying silence echoed in the ears of the man’s ski partners.
Caroline Van Hemert, Outside Online, 11 Aug. 2021 The hoarfrost in the subzero temperatures lifted a clean, white layer into the air that sparkled in the low sun.
Alli Harvey, Anchorage Daily News, 28 Dec. 2019
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