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frosted over

adjective phrase

Irritated; annoyed (1970s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • I was taken by the honorable judge, whose head was frosted over by the winter of age, to his own house.

    Torrey's Narrative William Torrey
  • The female is black, while the male is frosted over with a whitish powder.

    Our Common Insects Alpheus Spring Packard
  • Connel saw that the plastic helmets were frosted over, except for a clear band across the eye level.

    The Revolt on Venus Carey Rockwell
  • To be sure it was Mrs. Nichola Pine-Avon, but frosted over indescribably.

    The Well-Beloved Thomas Hardy
  • We came suddenly upon a moose track, evidently made on the day before, as the upturned snow was frosted over by a nights cold.

    Indian Scout Talks Charles A. Eastman
  • His hat had fallen off, and he could see his curls all frosted over a cheek that was smooth and blue with cold.

    Paul the Minstrel and Other Stories Arthur Christopher Benson
  • They stopped an instant to listen, and in that instant their hair and eyebrows and eyelashes were frosted over.

    Taking Tales W.H.G. Kingston
  • In the winter I remember the windows being all frosted over and you couldn't see in or out.

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