Wintery vs. Wintry

By Jaxson

  • Wintery (adjective)

    alternative spelling of wintry

  • Wintry (adjective)

    Suggestive or characteristic of winter; cold, stormy.

    “wintry weather”

  • Wintry (adjective)

    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.”

  • Wintry (adjective)

    Aged, white-haired.

  • Wintry (adjective)

    Chilling, cheerless.

    “a wintry remark”

  • Wintry (adjective)

    characteristic of winter, especially in feeling or looking very cold and bleak

    “a wintry landscape”

Oxford Dictionary

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