wintry : Definition, Usages, News and More
- a characteristic of or occurring in winter
suffered severe wintry weather
brown wintry grasses
- s devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
- Daley's chances for retaining his post now seem as predictable as the wintry, gray skies over Lake Michigan this time of year.
- It was a blustery, wintry afternoon in 1970 at the University of Chicago when I first met Louis and Mary's son Richard.
- Associated Press: Voters trudge through wintry weather to cast their vote.
- Mark Thompson in Sydney Morning Herald
The Anglican church no longer shows so clearly the same combination of rootedness in the early Christian tradition and unfussy, prayerful pragmatism, and the ecumenical scene is pretty wintry with less room for the distinctive genius of another... Rowan Williams http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rowan_Williams&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNEIKrdNVxSp_pyDBFTRJSbPFoRYpQ International Herald Tribune http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2008/06/20/news/Obit-Chadwick.php&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHi8GaIhjhjftF-IYuRvKVcSFN_6A Jun 20, 2008
110608 145240 wintry We know where it went wrong, it went wrong everywhere," Thompson said of last week's loss. "History tells you we do rebound well, but you've still got to go out and do it. It's a tough time of the year, these cold wintry days, and you've got...
- Sebastien Loeb in Reuters UK
I'm obviously dreaming of a white Monte Carlo with real wintry conditions,Loeb said through a statement by his Citroen team. "Last year the conditions were particularly dry but it should be fun if we get snow and ice this time around."