5 letter word starting with fro

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froze imp. of Freeze, imp. of Freeze.
frock noun A loose outer garment; especially, a gown forming a part of European modern costume for women and children; also, a coarse shirtlike garment worn by some workmen over their other clothes; a smock frock; as, a marketman’s frock., A coarse gown worn by monks or friars, and supposed to take the place of all, or nearly all, other garments. It has a hood which can be drawn over the head at pleasure, and is girded by a cord., To clothe in a frock., To make a monk of. Cf. Unfrock.
frond noun The organ formed by the combination or union into one body of stem and leaf, and often bearing the fructification; as, the frond of a fern or of a lichen or seaweed; also, the peculiar leaf of a palm tree.
frons noun The forehead; the part of the cranium between the orbits and the vertex.
front noun The forehead or brow, the part of the face above the eyes; sometimes, also, the whole face., The forehead, countenance, or personal presence, as expressive of character or temper, and especially, of boldness of disposition, sometimes of impudence; seeming; as, a bold front; a hardened front., The part or surface of anything which seems to look out, or to be directed forward; the fore or forward part; the foremost rank; the van; — the opposite to back or rear; as, the front of a house; the front of an army., A position directly before the face of a person, or before the foremost part of a thing; as, in front of un person, of the troops, or of a house., The most conspicuous part., That which covers the foremost part of the head: a front piece of false hair worn by women., The beginning., Of or relating to the front or forward part; having a position in front; foremost; as, a front view., To oppose face to face; to oppose directly; to meet in a hostile manner., To appear before; to meet., To face toward; to have the front toward; to confront; as, the house fronts the street., To stand opposed or opposite to, or over against as, his house fronts the church., To adorn in front; to supply a front to; as, to front a house with marble; to front a head with laurel., To have or turn the face or front in any direction; as, the house fronts toward the east.
frore adverb Frostily.
frorn p. adjective Frozen.
frory adjective Frozen; stiff with cold., Covered with a froth like hoarfrost.
frost verb i. The act of freezing; — applied chiefly to the congelation of water; congelation of fluids., The state or temperature of the air which occasions congelation, or the freezing of water; severe cold or freezing weather., Frozen dew; — called also hoarfrost or white frost., Coldness or insensibility; severity or rigidity of character., To injure by frost; to freeze, as plants., To cover with hoarfrost; to produce a surface resembling frost upon, as upon cake, metals, or glass., To roughen or sharpen, as the nail heads or calks of horseshoes, so as to fit them for frosty weather.
frote verb t. To rub or wear by rubbing; to chafe.
froth noun The bubbles caused in fluids or liquors by fermentation or agitation; spume; foam; esp., a spume of saliva caused by disease or nervous excitement., Any empty, senseless show of wit or eloquence; rhetoric without thought., Light, unsubstantial matter., To cause to foam., To spit, vent, or eject, as froth., To cover with froth; as, a horse froths his chain., To throw up or out spume, foam, or bubbles; to foam; as beer froths; a horse froths.
frown verb i. To contract the brow in displeasure, severity, or sternness; to scowl; to put on a stern, grim, or surly look., To manifest displeasure or disapprobation; to look with disfavor or threateningly; to lower; as, polite society frowns upon rudeness., To repress or repel by expressing displeasure or disapproval; to rebuke with a look; as, frown the impudent fellow into silence., A wrinkling of the face in displeasure, rebuke, etc.; a sour, severe, or stere look; a scowl., Any expression of displeasure; as, the frowns of Providence; the frowns of Fortune.
frowy adjective Musty. rancid; as, frowy butter.