Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Pleasantly warm.

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  • adj. pleasantly warm

Etymologies

toast + -y (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • And the bread was great too, with an outer crust covered in toasty sesame seeds.

    Fourteen figs are better than one..

  • These temps will make our teens the next several nights seem kind of toasty by comparison.

    AM round-up: last night's "storm", cold & more

  • I'll be going to Miami in July for the International Society of Glass Beadmakers' International Conference, where I'll be teaching whimsical sculptural glass. sounds rather "toasty", but I know there's plenty of air conditioning.

    Officially Mermaid Season

  • Scorpion will have his 'toasty' fatality, where he burns the guy, but he won't have, say, 'cut the guy open' fatalities.

    ‘Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe’ Designer Talks History & Ratings

  • It tasted comforting and "toasty" as in that warm "toasty" feeling - yes it tasted like that feeling =.

    Archive 2006-04-01

  • As journalists we will look back at these last couple of years as the 'Hand Wringing' era, the same way the Romans looked back on Nero's reign as the 'toasty' times.

    AlterNet.org Main RSS Feed

  • Since games like Crysis can soak up two or more of these cards - there are proprietary inter-card interconnects specifically for that purpose - "toasty" may be a gross understatement.

    The Tao of Mac

  • I’m really not a liquor drinker but I can’t resist this nutty, kind of toasty flavor.

    The Art and Craft of Entertaining

  • "toasty" flavor, fairground fragrance, and golden hue.

    East Bay Express

  • The country's Chardonnay has established a reputation for a toasty, nutty character.

    The Grape of Good Hope

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