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frosted (adj.)

1640s, of hair, "turning white;" 1680s, of glass, "having a rough and unpolished surface;" 1734 in cookery, "covered with something (sugar, icing) resembling frost," past-participle adjective from frost (v.).

updated on January 13, 2015

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Definitions of frosted from WordNet

frosted (adj.)
(of glass) having a roughened coating resembling frost;
frosted glass
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