Definición de frowst en inglés:


Silabificación: frowst
Pronunciación: /froust
informal , chiefly British


[in singular]
A warm, stuffy atmosphere in a room.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The sleepy old man of Winter made frowst and fuddle, curled up in shaggy fleecy December pelts: a vast apathy held me safe and warm.


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Lounge about in a warm, stuffy atmosphere: don’t frowst by the fire all day
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  • In ‘pushing the envelope’ the game is to see how many more minutes of frowsting can be done without the boss coming down on you for being late.
  • Whilst frowsting in this refuge, I used to read the files on those boys, senior to me, who had been sent for to fill in their career forms.
  • There should be a healthy balance between exercise (mental and physical) and recreational frowsting.


late 19th century: back-formation from frowsty.



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  • Petty criminals, frowsters, and slackers answered their country's call and became instant heroes.

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cause (someone) to lose confidence or hope