Meaning of FROST in English



Function: transitive verb

Date: 1635

1 a : to cover with or as if with frost especially : to put icing on (cake) b : to produce a fine-grained slightly roughened surface on (as metal or glass)

2 : to injure or kill (as plants) by frost

3 : to make angry or irritated <that really frost s me>

intransitive verb : to become frosted

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.