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wintry

win·try (win·ter·y)

wintry (wintery)

 
pronunciation:
wIn tri [or] wIn t ri
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: winterier, winteriest, wintrier, wintriest
definition 1: of, pertaining to, or suitable for winter.
 
antonyms:
summery
definition 2: reminiscent of winter; chilly; cold.
a wintry reception
antonyms:
friendly, warm
similar words:
cold
Word Parts
The word wintry contains the following part:
-y1, -ey Old English adjective-forming suffix that means characterized by; full of; tending to
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The suffix -y1, -ey attaches to nouns and a few verbs to form adjectives.