- a river in S Texas, flowing S and SE to the Nueces River SE of San Antonio. 220 miles (354 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for frio
His habitat was anywhere between the Frio and the Rio Grande.Heart of the West
"Well, the Frio Kid's got his dose of lead at last," he remarked to the postmaster.Whirligigs
Luke was away after a gang of cattle thieves down on the Frio, and I always looked after the law and order when he wasn't there.Sixes and Sevens
Regarding the risk to be unnecessary, he drew off his band to an almost inaccessible spot on the bank of the Frio.
Bud King's band of desperadoes, outlaws and horse and cattle thieves were in camp at a secluded spot on the bank of the Frio.