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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

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 (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.
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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

See frosty
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Just heating your home during the frostiest month of the year will set you back almost pounds 50 for electricity and gas.
Valerenga will leave Norway's most popular Premiership player in no doubt that tonight's Uefa Cup tie is not for the faint-hearted after warning Alan Shearer to expect the frostiest of welcomes.
In the frostiest campaign of the Cold War, the Central Intelligence Agency pointed covert satellite cameras toward Antarctica to map the frozen continent.
The frostiest week of the winter did not deter about 100 participants from attending PVA's annual Advocacy/Legislation Seminar.
You have lain down to sleep in a wide chamber walled about by mountains rising darkly against the lesser darkness of the sky, where stars looked down on you between the pines, stars more brilliant than on the frostiest night in the lowland; you have awakened to the laughter of streams and the songs of birds.
Relations between the United States and Russia continued toward their frostiest point since the end of the Cold War this week, leading many to fear the repercussions of further conflict between the two global powers.
There has been a rise this week in the sale of jackets and paraphernalia, which are on display along sidewalks in the evenings as this city experienced its frostiest morning of 2013, based on a report of the weather bureau.
An epochal achievement, yes, but the Cold War was at its frostiest and a manned spacecraft signalled that America was slipping behind in the much-hyped "space race".
Relations were at their frostiest after the North s second nuclear test in May, but Pyongyang since August has made a series of conciliatory gestures.
MEDICS say Wales' cold snap has been dangerous for health, with bitter night-time temperature that dominated the start of December making it the frostiest start to winter for more than 30 years.
Includes nail enamel in Frostiest Pink, Super Lustrous Lip-gloss in Shine City, ColorStay Eyeshadow and Fabulash Mascara.
Time was when nothing would get me out of bed and down the stairs quicker, even on the frostiest of mornings, than the click of the letterbox at eight o'clock.
A spokesman for the station said: "It was the coldest March for a decade, and the frostiest since 1987.
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