Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
frosty /'frɔsti/
  • tính từ
    • băng giá, giá rét; phủ đầy sương giá
    • (nghĩa bóng) lạnh nhạt, lânh đạm
      • a frosty nature: tính lânh đạm
Concise Dictionary
frostier|frostiest'frɔstɪ /'frɒs-
+devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
+covered with frost
+pleasantly cold and invigorating

Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
1 (of the weather) extremely cold; cold with FROST: a frosty morning + He breathed in the frosty air. + It's frosty outside.
2 covered with FROST: frosty fields
3 unfriendly, in a way that suggests that sb does not approve of sth: a frosty look / reply + My questions were met with a frosty silence. + The latest proposals were given a frosty reception.
frostily adverb: 'No, thank you,' she said frostily.
Collocation Dictionary

1 cold enough for frost


be, look | become, get, turn
when the weather turns frosty
| remain, stay




cold and frosty
The day dawned cold and frosty.

2 unfriendly


be, look, seem | become, turn
He cool green eyes became positively frosty.
| remain


decidedly, distinctly, positively, very
The atmosphere in the room was decidedly frosty.
| pretty

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