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frost

noun

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1 a covering of tiny ice crystals on a cold surface
  • the wintertime routine of scraping the frost off the car's windshield every morning

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2 something that has failed
  • the get-acquainted meeting with his fiancée's parents turned out to be a complete frost

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frost

verb

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The first known use of frost was before the 12th century

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“Frost.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/frost. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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