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wintry, wintery or winterly (ˈwɪntrɪ, ˈwɪntərɪ, -trɪ)
 
adj , -trier, -triest
1.  (esp of weather) of or characteristic of winter
2.  lacking cheer or warmth; bleak
 
wintery, wintery or winterly
 
adj
 
winterly, wintery or winterly
 
adj
 
'wintrily, wintery or winterly
 
adv
 
'wintriness, wintery or winterly
 
n
 
'winteriness, wintery or winterly
 
n
 
'winterliness, wintery or winterly
 
n

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Example sentences
After you've had enough rides, you can enjoy a wintery stroll on nearby hiking
  trails.
But they're richly wintery and so yummy waiting to amuse your bouche in a mug
  of hot chocolate.
There was a wintery sky and the trees didn't have leaves.
Forecasted wintery mix could affect your weekend travel plans.
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