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Meaning of WINTRY

Pronunciation:  'wintree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  characteristic of or occurring in winter; "suffered severe wintry weather"; "brown wintry grasses"
  2. [adj]  devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain; "a frigid greeting"; "got a frosty reception"; "a frozen look on their faces"; "a glacial handshake"; "icy stare"; "wintry smile"
 

WINTRY is a 6 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: brumal, cold, frigid, frosty, frozen, glacial, hibernal, hiemal, icy, winter(a), wintery
 
 Antonyms: autumnal, springlike, summery, vernal
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Win"try\, a. [AS. wintrig.]
Suitable to winter; resembling winter, or what belongs to
winter; brumal; hyemal; cold; stormy; wintery.

      Touch our chilled hearts with vernal smile, Our wintry
      course do thou beguile.                  --Keble.

 

 

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