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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WINTRINESS

They felt the death again, a whole field laid low by one stroke, and wintriness in the season of glad life.

The hills that fringed the city were ragged in their wintriness, and ash-dark with the thickening dusk.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English wintrig; see winter + -y (2); "but modern use a new formation" [OED].

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.