frosted frosted  /f ˈrɔ stəd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of glass) having a roughened coating resembling frost

Usage(s):

  1. I'd pick away at the frosted top, then collect the remaining pure cake in both hands, eating out of my palms like a crazed bird on a sugar high.
  2. Dessert was a giant rectangular sheet cake frosted as a football field, complete with Chicago Bears and Indianapolis Colts logos in the end zones.
  3. Ice ages have frosted the planet for tens of thousands of years at a stretch, and periods of warmth have pushed the tropics well into what is now the temperate zone.

News

  1. Dairy Queen Holds Grand Opening In Massapequa

    Watch out, Massapequa...there’s a “Blizzard” coming through. The famous frosted ice cream treat, along with a plethora of other tasty menu items, are now available to Long Island residents as of 10 a.m. on June 10, when popular fast-food chain Dairy Queen held their much-anticipated grand opening in Massapequa. First debuting in 1940 in Joliet, Illinois, Dairy Queen has since grown to more than ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Massapequan Observer

  2. Xcel Energy Encourages Attendees to Try New MaxLite LED Bulbs at Minnesota Twins Game

    West Caldwell, New Jersey - At the Minnesota Twins versus Boston Red Sox game on May 18 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Xcel Energy encouraged attendees to ditch their incandescent bulbs and try a new energy-efficient MaxLite seven-watt ENERGY STAR®-listed LED A Type Frosted Lamp. Xcel Energy purchased the LED lamps through MaxLite and provided one bulb to each of the 40,000 game-day attendees ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Missoula City Council highlights gender wage gap with cookies

    All the women on the Missoula City Council got frosted cookies – whole ones.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Missoulian

Quotes

  1. "Frosted Pink's message is simple, but necessary: we all need to do our part in the fight against cancer," said Ms. Retton. "Our hope is that with more information, women will become empowered and become better advocates for their own...
    on Jun 2, 2008 By: Mary Lou Retton Source: Earthtimes (press release)

  2. "Frosted Flakes' field makeover program and the first field renovation in Tampa are great examples of what we can do to help encourage our kids to be active and stay healthy," said Drew Brees , quarterback for the New Orleans Saints. "It just...
    on Jan 27, 2009 By: Drew Brees Source: SYS-CON Media

  3. "It's hard to believe it's almost been 50 years : and that's an understatement," Dietzel said. "All these kids I coached are 70 now. I had lunch with six or seven of them recently and they haven't changed much to be, except for the frosted...
    on Dec 20, 2007 By: Paul Dietzel Source: The Newark Advocate

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