[frou-stee] /ˈfraʊ sti/
adjective, frowstier, frowstiest. British Informal.
adjective -stier, -stiest
ill-smelling; stale; musty
“having an unpleasant smell,” 1865, of unknown origin; perhaps related to Old French frouste “ruinous, decayed,” or to Old English þroh “rancid;” both of which also are of uncertain origin.
[frou-zee] /ˈfraʊ zi/ adjective, frowzier, frowziest. 1. dirty and untidy; slovenly. 2. ill-smelling; musty. /ˈfraʊzɪ/ adjective frowzier, frowziest, frouzier, frouziest, frowsier, frowsiest 1. untidy or unkempt in appearance; shabby 2. ill-smelling; frowsty adj. also frowsy, 1680s, possibly related to dialectal frowsty (q.v.).
noun frozen yogurt Examples a froyo machine at the college Word Origin shortening Usage Note slang noun Frozen yogurt: froyo’s not the same as the real deal
[frohz] /froʊz/ verb 1. simple past tense of . 2. Nonstandard. a past participle of . [freez] /friz/ verb (used without object), froze, frozen, freezing. 1. to become hardened into ice or into a solid body; change from the liquid to the solid state by loss of heat. 2. to become hard or stiffened because […]
[froh-zuh n] /ˈfroʊ zən/ verb 1. past participle of . adjective 2. congealed by cold; turned into ice. 3. covered with ice, as a stream. 4. frigid; very cold. 5. injured or killed by or cold. 6. obstructed by ice, as pipes. 7. chilly or cold in manner; unfeeling: a frozen stare. 8. rigid; immobilized: […]