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a thin white layer of ice that looks like powder and forms on things outside when the weather is very cold
a dangerous layer of ice that is difficult to see on a road or path
a long thin piece of ice that hangs down from somewhere
if it freezes, the temperature of the air goes down to 0° Celsius or below
to become covered with ice
covered with ice
covered with frost
a hard frost is very severe
a sharp wind or frost is very cold
frozen water or snow is covered with a layer of ice
a marketing strategy which deceives people by trying to suggest that a business is motivated by principles of sharing rather than conventional profits
a small tanker for fuel or water
open/agreeable/able to be communicated with via text
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Free thesaurus definition of frost icy weather and freezing from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.