wintry


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Synonyms for wintry

Synonyms for wintry

Synonyms for wintry

characteristic of or occurring in winter

devoid of warmth and cordiality

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The difference betwixt the atmosphere here and the cold, wintry twilight out of doors, was like stepping at once from Nova Zembla to the hottest part of India, or from the North Pole into an oven.
Very familiar to him, as he said himself some hours ago, George Rouncewell lifts him into easier positions through the long remainder of the blank wintry night, and equally familiar with his unexpressed wish, extinguishes the light and undraws the curtains at the first late break of day.
MOTORISTS were met with tricky driving conditions again yesterday as the wintry weather which caused such trouble last week returned.
A foul-mouthed man who verbally abused his partner and police officers at aTownhead property faces a further sweat to discover his punishment after his lawyer was caught up in last week's horrific"Beast from the East" wintry conditions.
IRELAND is facing more wintry weather as freezing Scandinavian winds send temperatures plummeting.
The Met Office forecast for Yorkshire said the cold and wet weather with strong winds of last night would clear to give drier conditions but also a scattering of wintry showers with patchy frost by dawn and a minimum temperature of -1degC.
WINTRY conditions were expected to ease today following yesterday's snow.
Scattered wintry showers are expected with ice likely to form on untreated pavements, cycle paths and roads, the Met Office said.
Wind and rain-lashed Britain is likely to be squeezed by swathes of freezing air raising the threat of a prolonged spell of wintry weather.
Showers will turn increasingly wintry with snow accumulating in places, especially over the hills.
Heavy snow caused travel disruption to airports and roads as the country again grappled with the impact of wintry weather.
Wintry weather was expected overnight and this morning, with rain, sleet and snow showers.
Rain and strengthening winds will arrive midweek, bringing blustery wintry showers, according to the latest Met Office forecast for Wales.
WINTRY showers could hit just about anywhere in Britain as the blast of Arctic weather that has brought snow to northern Scotland begins to move south.