Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.

frosted over

Slang definitions & phrases for frosted over

frosted over

adjective phrase

Irritated; annoyed (1970s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for frosted over
Historical Examples
  • The female is black, while the male is frosted over with a whitish powder.

    Our Common Insects Alpheus Spring Packard
  • To be sure it was Mrs. Nichola Pine-Avon, but frosted over indescribably.

    The Well-Beloved Thomas Hardy
  • We came suddenly upon a moose track, evidently made on the day before, as the upturned snow was frosted over by a nights cold.

    Indian Scout Talks Charles A. Eastman
  • His hat had fallen off, and he could see his curls all frosted over a cheek that was smooth and blue with cold.

    Paul the Minstrel and Other Stories Arthur Christopher Benson
  • Connel saw that the plastic helmets were frosted over, except for a clear band across the eye level.

    The Revolt on Venus Carey Rockwell
  • They stopped an instant to listen, and in that instant their hair and eyebrows and eyelashes were frosted over.

    Taking Tales W.H.G. Kingston
  • In the winter I remember the windows being all frosted over and you couldn't see in or out.

  • I was taken by the honorable judge, whose head was frosted over by the winter of age, to his own house.

    Torrey's Narrative William Torrey

Word of the Day

Nearby words for frosted over

Word Value for frosted

Scrabble Words With Friends