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frosty

adjective uk   /ˈfrɒs.ti/  us   /ˈfrɑː.sti/
very cold, with a thin layer of white ice covering everything: Be careful - the pavements are very frosty. It was a cold and frosty morning. If someone, or someone's behaviour, is frosty, they are unfriendly and not welcoming: He gave me a frosty look. The chairperson's plan received a frosty reception from the committee.
frostiness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
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