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a frosty one

A cold glass, can, or bottle of beer. There's nothing better than a couple frosty ones after a hard day's work. Pass me another frosty one there, Jim.
See also: frosty, one

it'll be a frosty Friday

It is unlikely or impossible (that something will ever occur). Sometimes followed by "in Hell," or "in July" or other hot places or times to add more emphasis. It'll be a frosty Friday when I sign over the lease of my land to you. It will be a frosty Friday in July before the two parties agree to anything.
See also: Friday, frosty

it'll be a frosty Friday (in July)

used to indicate that something is very unlikely to happen. Canadian informal
1990 Walter Stewart Right Church, Wrong Pew It would be a frosty Friday in the middle of July before he would discuss personal affairs with the press.
See also: Friday, frosty

frosty

1. and frosty one n. a beer; a cold beer. I need a frosty one after all that work. Hey, dude! How bout a frosty?
2. mod. cool; really cool and mellow. That music is really frosty.

frosty one

verb
See frosty
See also: frosty, one
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Relations over oil between the GCC and Libya have been icy so far, but at a crucial meeting of Gulf Arab OPEC producers in December things could turn frostier. Libya said recently OPEC majors should cut production to make room for its returning marketshare.
Prime Minister David Cameron returned early from holiday and recalled Parliament to deal with this "sick" and "broken Britain." He claimed the initial police response had been inadequate and announced the employment of former New York City police chief Bill Bratton as a consultant on gang crime--a move that has made the relationship between police and the government, which wants to cut policing expenditure by 20 percent, even frostier.
"The Syrian crisis has the potential to make ties between Ankara and Tehran frostier. If Iran or [Lebanon's Shiite group] Hezbollah get involved in Syrian affairs Turkey will have to tell foreign powers to stay out," Idiz said.
"The Syrian crisis has the potential to make ties between Ankara and Tehran frostier. If Iran or (Lebanon's Shi'ite group) Hezbollah get involved in Syrian affairs Turkey will have to tell foreign powers to stay out," Idiz said.
"Relations are going to be frostier." Turkey and Syria, which share an 850-km (530-mile) border, have come a long way since 1998 when they almost went to war over Kurdish militants operating from Syrian territory.
Even relations between political kindred spirits, such as British prime minister Margaret Thatcher and the late US president Ronald Reagan, were sometimes frostier than acknowledged at the time.
Scandinavians know how to deal with, and celebrate, the frostier months, and Sweden--whether you're in the village of Jukkasjarvi, famous for the Ice Hotel, or in the cosmopolitan heart of Stockholm--promises a glorious, warm, gay-friendly welcome.
ANKARA: Turkey on Wednesday threatened to recall its ambassador to Israel unless it received a formal apology over his treatment, in a row that has made even frostier the chilly ties between Jewish state and Muslim regional power.
That was a further sign of Moscow's frostier relations with the West after the Georgia crisis.
The leading powers are forced to cancel a meeting due to be held on the Iranian nuclear threat after Russia said the talks were not urgent, in a further sign of Moscow's frostier relations with the west after the Georgia crisis.
Such a refreshing change from the frostier climes of northern France where we had holidayed before.
Not a healthy situation, to say the least, and, believe it or not, things are about to get even frostier between the two.
Case studies--the name elicits images of Harvard's ivy-bedecked buildings and frozen students sitting before even frostier professors in the grand arenas of learning, being pounded by the "case method" of professional analysis.
I never learned how things got that way, but every time we went into production, things just got frostier. Copy took longer and longer to get turned around, nobody wanted to run off final prong for us ...
When two fronts collide, the hotter air settles above the frostier air.