freezing drizzle


noun

drizzle that falls as a liquid but freezes into glaze or rime upon contact with the ground.

Nearby words

  1. freeze-up,
  2. freezeout,
  3. freezer,
  4. freezer burn,
  5. freezing,
  6. freezing injunction,
  7. freezing mixture,
  8. freezing point,
  9. freezing rain,
  10. freezing works

Origin of freezing drizzle

First recorded in 1955–60

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