Definition of frostnipped in US English:

frostnipped

adjective

  • Extremely cold. Also (now chiefly): injured or damaged by exposure to extreme cold; affected by frostnip.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Henry Chettle (d. a1607), printer and playwright. From frostnip + -ed.

Pronunciation

frostnipped

/ˈfrɒs(t)nɪpt/