Meaning of COLD in English


vi to become cold.

2. cold ·noun not pungent or acrid.

3. cold ·noun not sensitive; not acute.

4. cold ·noun having a bluish effect. ·cf. warm, 8.

5. cold ·noun the relative absence of heat or warmth.

6. cold ·noun unwelcome; disagreeable; unsatisfactory.

7. cold ·noun wanting in power to excite; dull; uninteresting.

8. cold ·noun the sensation produced by the escape of heat; chilliness or chillness.

9. cold ·noun deprived of heat, or having a low temperature; not warm or hot; gelid; frigid.

10. cold ·noun a morbid state of the animal system produced by exposure to cold or dampness; a catarrh.

11. cold ·noun wanting in ardor, intensity, warmth, zeal, or passion; spiritless; unconcerned; reserved.

12. cold ·noun affecting the sense of smell (as of hunting dogs) but feebly; having lost its odor; as, a cold scent.

13. cold ·noun distant;

— said, in the game of hunting for some object, of a seeker remote from the thing concealed.

14. cold ·noun lacking the sensation of warmth; suffering from the absence of heat; chilly; shivering; as, to be cold.

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