wintriness
noun see wintry

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • wintriness — See wintrily. * * * …   Universalium

  • wintriness — noun The state or quality of being wintry …   Wiktionary

  • wintriness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Extreme lack of warmth: frigidity, frigidness, frostiness, gelidity, gelidness, iciness. See HOT …   English dictionary for students

  • wintriness — win·tri·ness …   English syllables

  • wintriness — trēnə̇s, trin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being wintry * * * winˈtriness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑winter …   Useful english dictionary

  • wintry — also wintery adjective (wintrier; est) Date: before 12th century 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of winter 2. a. weathered by or as if by winter ; aged, hoary b. cheerless, chilling < a wintry greeting > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • wintry — wintrily, adv. wintriness, n. /win tree/, adj., wintrier, wintriest. 1. of or characteristic of winter: wintry blasts; wintry skies. 2. resembling winter weather; having snow, frost, cold, storms, etc.: We had wintry weather well into May last… …   Universalium

  • Climate of Quetta — Hanna Lake on 29 January 2004 The climate of Quetta, Pakistan features a continental and arid with significant variations between summer and winter temperatures. The highest temperature recorded in Quetta is 42 °C (108 °F) on 10 July 1998 …   Wikipedia

  • frigidity — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. impassivity, coldness, aloofness, stiffness; see indifference 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Extreme lack of warmth: frigidness, frostiness, gelidity, gelidness, iciness, wintriness. See HOT …   English dictionary for students

  • inclemency — (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Bitterness; said of weather ] Syn. raininess, storminess, coldness, rawness, harshness, weather, severity, wintriness, arctic conditions, low temperature; see also rain 1 , snow 2 , storm 1 , wind 1 . 2. [Strictness] Syn.… …   English dictionary for students

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