frosted definition

  • adjective:
    • Having frost present; frosty
    • Appearing to own frost
    • Extremely intoxicated.
    • Covered with hoarfrost or something resembling hoarfrost; ornamented with frosting; in addition, frost-bitten.
    • supplied with a surface finish which will be matte or with a tremendously fine grain, similar to the top texture of frost. Against polished or burnished.
    • (of cup) having a roughened layer resembling frost
  • others:
    • Covered with frost or with one thing resembling it: as, frosted cake. See frosting.
    • getting the area roughened or unpolished; in decorated metalwork, ornamented through a roughened surface, whether imprinted or created by acid or because of the application of a punch or die: stated specifically of any product which is white or almost then when therefore treated: since, frosted glass, frosted gold, etc.
    • In entomology, covered with glistening or white specks, machines, or hairs, giving an appearance like hoar-frost: because, the wings of a moth frosted on tip.
    • In ornithology, having the plumage hoary or silvery, like covered with frost: because, the frosted poorwill (a number of Phalænoptilus nuttalli present in southwestern components of the usa).

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