What is the meaning of the English word… FROSTED?
(past participle of the verb FROST)
covered with small white ice crystals (i.e., frost)
- To describe something as frosted has a positive tone. It creates an image for the listener of the beauty of winter.
- By contrast, to describe something as frozen sounds cold and harsh.
When you are doing something you enjoy on a snowy day, such as skating or skiing, the world feels frosted.
When you have to walk to work in the winter, the world feels frozen.
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