Arctic is a related term of nippy.
As nouns the difference between arctic and nippy
is that arctic
is while nippy
is (uk|dated) a waitress in a.
As an adjective arctic
As a proper noun arctic
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(informal) Of the weather, rather cold.
(informal) fast; speedy
* Melanie Allen, Customer Relations Management (page 6)
- Gosh, it's a bit nippy today: I'd better wear my gloves.
- A Rolls Royce will not do if you need an economical, nippy car that is easy to park.