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- Suggestive or characteristic of winter; cold, stormy.
- wintry weather
- Of precipitation, containing sleet or snow.
- It will be cloudy overnight, with outbreaks of heavy rain at times. The rain may turn wintry over higher ground.
- Aged, white-haired.
- Chilling, cheerless.
- a wintry remark
suggestive or characteristic of winter; cold, stormy
- Webster's Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary, Springfield, Massachusetts, G.&C. Merriam Co., 1967