Examples of wintry in a Sentence
a wintry mix of sleet and snow
She gave me a wintry welcome.
Recent Examples of wintry from the Web
The wintry weather pattern is predicted to finally erode over the next week to 10 days.
But crummy weather doesn’t explain dips in dome cities like Toronto or less-wintry towns like San Francisco (insert your San Francisco weather joke here).
The same cold weather system that crippled the Eugene area a little more than a year ago left Portland a wintry mess as well.
Yet wintry night never ends in the grim, ashen new production of the work which opened the Munich Opera Festival on Thursday.
There's a chance for a wintry mix overnight Monday into Tuesday, likely after midnight, said John Gagan, a National Weather Service meteorologist based in Sullivan.
Here are some ways to stay safe. Dwight Adams/IndyStar The National Weather Service of Indianapolis is expecting a wintry mix overnight Tuesday and into the morning hours on Wednesday.
Winter tires would be an easy fix, and could perform as well as, if not better than, all-wheel drive in wintry conditions.
The reversion to more wintry conditions slowed the progression of cherry blossoms and left Washingtonians wondering whether spring would ever arrive.
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WINTRY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wintry for English Language Learners
: relating to, happening during, or typical of winter
: not cheerful or friendly
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