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Arctic

Arctic

WordNet



adjective


(1)   Extremely cold
"An arctic climate"
"A frigid day"
"Gelid waters of the North Atlantic"
"Glacial winds"
"Icy hands"
"Polar weather"
(2)   At or near the north pole
(3)   Of or relating to the Arctic
"Arctic circle"

noun


(4)   A waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow
(5)   The regions north of the Arctic Circle centered on the North Pole
Wiktonary



Etymology


From from , , from , from .

Proper noun



  1. A region of the Earth above the Arctic Circle, containing the North Pole.