cold

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Definitions for cold

  • adjective - lacking the warmth of life; "cold in his grave"
  • adjective - of a seeker; far from the object sought
  • adjective - unconscious from a blow or shock or intoxication; "the boxer was out cold"; "pass out cold"
  • adjective - feeling or showing no enthusiasm; "a cold audience"; "a cold response to the new play"
  • adjective - having lost freshness through passage of time; "a cold trail"; "dogs attempting to catch a cold scent"
  • adjective - having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration; "a cold climate"; "a cold room"; "dinner has gotten cold"; "cold fingers"; "if you are cold
  • adjective - extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion; "a cold unfriendly nod"; "a cold and unaffectionate person"; "a cold impersonal manner"; "cold logic"; "the concert left me cold"
  • adjective - without compunction or human feeling; "in cold blood"; "cold-blooded killing"; "insensate destruction"
  • adjective - sexually unresponsive; "was cold to his advances"; "a frigid woman"
  • adjective - so intense as to be almost uncontrollable; "cold fury gripped him"
  • adjective - lacking originality or spontaneity; no longer new; "moth-eaten theories about race"; "stale news"
  • adjective - marked by errorless familiarity; "had her lines cold before rehearsals started"
  • adjective - (color) giving no sensation of warmth; "a cold bluish grey"
  • noun - the absence of heat; "the coldness made our breath visible"; "come in out of the cold"; "cold is a vasoconstrictor"
  • noun - the sensation produced by low temperatures; "he shivered from the cold"; "the cold helped clear his head"
  • noun - a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs); "will they never find a cure for the common cold?"
  • Synonyms for cold

    insensate moth-eaten frigid cold-blooded stale inhuman dusty frigidness coldness common cold low temperature frigidity

    Antonyms for cold

    hot

    Holonyms for cold

    No holonyms found for cold.

    Hyponyms for cold

    gelidity frostiness chilliness cool chill coolness head cold iciness nip

    Hypernyms for cold

    pressor respiratory illness temperature respiratory disorder vasoconstrictor communicable disease vasoconstrictive respiratory disease

    Meronyms for cold

    No meronyms found for cold.

    Sounds like cold

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