Winter Pictionary

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below zero

below zero

bitter cold

bitter

black ice

black ice, a thin coating of ice (as from freezing mist) on a road or sidewalk

blanket

blanket, bedding that keeps a person warm in bed

blizzard

blizzard, a storm with widespread snowfall accompanied by strong winds

blustery

blustery, blowing in loud and abrupt bursts

boots

boots, Las Botas

chilly

chilly, uncomfortably cool

chimney

chimney, a vertical flue that provides a path through which smoke from a fire is carried away through the wall or roof of a building

coat

an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down

cold

the absence of heat

comforter

bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together

cough

sudden expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages

curling

a game played on ice

dog sled

a sled pulled by dogs

down coat

coat made of down (goose feathers)

drafty

not airtight

dreary

depressing in character or appearance

ear muffs

-fit over whole ear to keep them warm
-typically has cups, cushions, and headband

evergreen

a plant having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year

fire

the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke

fireplace

an open recess in a wall at the base of a chimney where a fire can be built

flannel

a soft light woolen fabric

fleece

a soft bulky fabric with deep pile

flu

an acute febrile highly contagious viral disease

flurries

a light brief shower of snow

freezing

below 32 degrees F

freezing rain

raindrops that freeze after they hit the ground or other cold surfaces

frigid

extremely cold

frostbite

a condition that results when body tissues become frozen

frozen

turned into ice

furnace

an enclosed chamber in which heat is produced to heat buildings, destroy refuse, smelt or refine ores, etc.

glacier

a slowly moving mass of ice

gloves

handwear: covers the hand and wrist

gust

a strong current of air

heat

utility to warm a building

heater

device that heats water or supplies warmth to a room

hibernate

sleep during winter

hockey

a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of 6 skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with hockey sticks

hot chocolate

a beverage made from cocoa powder and milk and sugar

hypothermia

subnormal body temperature

ice

water frozen in the solid state

iceberg

a large mass of ice floating at sea

ice fishing

fishing through a hole in an ice covered pond or lake

ice hockey

a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of 6 skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with hockey sticks

ice skating

shoes with blades

icicle

a pendent spear of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water

icy

covered with or containing or consisting of ice

Jacket

a short coat

log

a segment of the trunk of a tree when stripped of branches

long johns

warm underwear with long legs

luge

a racing sled for one or two people

mittens

glove that encases the thumb separately and the other four fingers together

nor'easter

a storm blowing from the northeast

parka

a kind of heavy jacket ('windcheater' is a British term)

polar

of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles

scarf

a garment worn around the head or neck or shoulders for warmth or decoration

shiver

reflex shaking caused by cold or fear or excitement

skate

sports equipment that is worn on the feet to enable the wearer to glide along on wheels and to be propelled by the alternate actions of the legs

ski

narrow wood or metal or plastic runners used for gliding over snow

sled

a vehicle mounted on runners and pulled by horses or dogs

sleet

partially melted snow (or a mixture of rain and snow)

slippery

being such as to cause things to slip or slide

slush

partially melted snow

sneeze

a symptom consisting of the involuntary expulsion of air from the nose

sniffle

the act of breathing heavily through the nose (as when the nose is congested)

snow flake

precipitation falling from clouds in the form of ice crystals

snowball

ball of snow

snowboard

like skiing but on one board

snowman

a figure of a person made of packed snow

show shoe

shoes worn to prevent sinking into deep snow

snow shovel

wide, flat shovel used for moving snow

snowstorm

storm of frozen precip.

socks

warm things worn on your feet

storm

a direct and violent assault on a stronghold

stove

a kitchen appliance used for cooking food

sweater

a crocheted or knitted garment covering the upper part of the body

toboggan

a long narrow sled without runners

turtleneck

a sweater or jersey with a high close-fitting collar

whiteout

an arctic atmospheric condition with clouds over snow produce a uniform whiteness and objects are difficult to see

windy

abounding in or exposed to the wind or breezes

winter

the coldest season of the year

wool

outer coat of especially sheep and yaks

arctic

the regions north of the Arctic Circle centered on the North Pole

trapper hat

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