Definitions
frowst Tweet Definition of frowst Like Definition of frowst on Facebook
noun
  1. stuffy, Stuffiness; stifle, stifling warmth in a room.
    • 1916, John Buchan, Greenmantle
    • :I was pretty bad myself, but managed to move about all the time, for the in my cabin would have sickened a hippo.
verb
  1. (intransitive) To enjoy a warm, stuffy room.
    • 1902, Rudyard Kipling, Just So Stories
    • :The cure for this ill is not to sit still, / Or with a book by the fire;
Etymology: (back-form, frowsty)


Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for frowst for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.

     

  

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the GNU Free Documentation License
Allwords Copyright 1998-2014 All rights reserved.

Popular Pages