white frost

Origin of white frost

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400
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Examples from the Web for white frost

Historical Examples of white frost

  • A white-frost fog blots out everything at fifty yards, and a white sugary frost encrusts the grass.

    With Rimington

    L. March Phillipps


British Dictionary definitions for white frost

white frost

noun
  1. another term for hoarfrost
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