Translation of "frost" - English-French dictionary

frost

nounfrost /frɔst, frɒst/
uncountable a white icy layer caused by freezing temperatures
givre masculine

to scrape the frost off the windshield
gratter le givre du pare-brise
countable-uncountable weather conditions that produce frost
gelée feminine

An early frost will kill young plants.
Une gelée précoce tuera les jeunes plants.

a hard/severe frost
une forte gelée

(Translation of “frost” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

frost

noun /frost/

frozen dew, vapour etc

givre
The ground was covered with frost this morning.

the coldness of weather needed to form ice

gel(ée)
There’ll be (a) frost tomorrow.
frosting noun

(American) icing.

glaçage
frosty adjective

covered with frost

couvert de givre
the frosty countryside.

of behaviour, very unfriendly

glacial
a frosty manner.
frostily adverb

glacialement
frostbite noun

injury caused to the body by very great cold

gelure
He was suffering from frostbite in his feet.
frostbitten adjective

gelé

frost

verb

to become covered with frost

gel(ée)
The windscreen of my car frosted up last night.

(American) to cover a cake with frosting.

glacer

(Translation of “frost” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)