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Definition 1: United States poet famous for his lyrical poems on country life in New England (1874-1963) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for frost in the sense of this definition

(frost is an instance of ...) a writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry)

Definition 2: weather cold enough to cause freezing - [noun denoting phenomenon]

Synonyms for frost in the sense of this definition

(frost is a kind of ...) a period of unusually cold weather

Definition 3: the formation of frost or ice on a surface - [noun denoting process]

Synonyms for frost in the sense of this definition

(frost is a kind of ...) the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid

Definition 4: ice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside) - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for frost in the sense of this definition

(frost is a kind of ...) water frozen in the solid state

"Americans like ice in their drinks"

Definition 5: damage by frost - [verb of change]

Samples where frost or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The icy precipitation frosted the flowers and they turned brown

(frost is a kind of ...) inflict damage upon

"The snow damaged the roof" "She damaged the car when she hit the tree"

Definition 6: decorate with frosting - [verb of contact]

Samples where frost or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • frost a cake

Synonyms for frost in the sense of this definition

(frost is a kind of ...) provide with a covering or cause to be covered

"cover her face with a handkerchief" "cover the child with a blanket" "cover the grave with flowers"

(frost belongs to category ...) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

"cooking can be a great art" "people are needed who have experience in cookery" "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"

Definition 7: provide with a rough or speckled surface or appearance - [verb of contact]

Samples where frost or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • frost the glass
  • she frosts her hair

(frost is a kind of ...) provide with a covering or cause to be covered

"cover her face with a handkerchief" "cover the child with a blanket" "cover the grave with flowers"

Definition 8: cover with frost - [verb of contact]

Samples where frost or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • ice crystals frosted the glass

(frost is a kind of ...) provide with a covering or cause to be covered

"cover her face with a handkerchief" "cover the child with a blanket" "cover the grave with flowers"

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