Chilliness

  • 1 Chilliness — Chill i*ness, n. 1. A state or sensation of being chilly; a disagreeable sensation of coldness. [1913 Webster] 2. A moderate degree of coldness; disagreeable coldness or rawness; as, the chilliness of the air. [1913 Webster] 3. Formality; lack of …

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  • 2 chilliness — chilly ► ADJECTIVE (chillier, chilliest) 1) unpleasantly cold. 2) unfriendly. DERIVATIVES chilliness noun …

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  • 3 chilliness — noun 1. the property of being moderately cold the chilliness of early morning • Syn: ↑coolness, ↑nip • Derivationally related forms: ↑nippy (for: ↑nip), ↑cool …

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  • 4 chilliness — noun see chilly …

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  • 5 chilliness — See chillily. * * * …

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  • 6 chilliness — noun The state or sensation of being chilly; a disagreeable sensation of coldness …

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  • 7 chilliness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Relative lack of physical warmth: chill, cold, coldness, coolness. See HOT …

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  • 8 chilliness — chill·i·ness || tʃɪlɪnɪs n. coldness, coolness …

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  • 9 chilliness — chill·i·ness …

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  • 10 chilly — chilliness, n. /chil ee/, adj., chillier, chilliest, adv. adj. 1. mildly cold or producing a sensation of cold; causing shivering; chill: a chilly breeze. 2. feeling cold; sensitive to cold: Her hands were chilly. 3. without warmth of feeling;… …

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  • 11 coolness — noun 1. calm and unruffled self assurance (Freq. 1) he performed with all the coolness of a veteran • Syn: ↑imperturbability, ↑imperturbableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑imperturbable (for: ↑ …

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  • 12 chill — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. shivering, shakes, ague; chilliness; frost. See cold. v. ice, frost; discourage, dispirit. See dissuasion. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Uncomfortably cool] Syn. brisk, frosty, wintry, chilly; see cold 1 …

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  • 13 cold — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. iciness; ailment, flu. adj. chilling (see cold); unheated; unresponsive, indifferent, unenthusiastic. See cold, disease, insensibility. II Condition of low temperature Nouns 1. cold, coldness,… …

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  • 14 Cold — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Cold >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 cold cold coldness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 frigidity frigidity inclemency fresco GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 winter winter Sgm: N 2 depth of winter …

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  • 15 frigidity — n. 1. Coldness, coolness, chilliness, frigidness, gelidity, gelidness, low temperature. 2. Dulness, frigidness, lifelessness, want of animation. 3. Frigidness, formality, primness, stiffness, rigidity, repelling manner, forbidding manner,… …

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  • 16 chill — 1. noun 1) a chill in the air Syn: coldness, chilliness, coolness, iciness, rawness, bitterness, nip Ant: warmth 2) he had a chill Syn: a …

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  • 17 ψυχρία — ψυχρίᾱ , ψυχρία chilliness fem nom/voc/acc dual ψυχρίᾱ , ψυχρία chilliness fem nom/voc sg (attic doric aeolic) …

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  • 18 ψυχρίας — ψυχρίᾱς , ψυχρία chilliness fem acc pl ψυχρίᾱς , ψυχρία chilliness fem gen sg (attic doric aeolic) …

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  • 19 coldness — noun 1. a lack of affection or enthusiasm (Freq. 1) a distressing coldness of tone and manner • Syn: ↑coolness, ↑frigidity, ↑frigidness, ↑iciness, ↑chilliness • Derivationally related forms …

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  • 20 frigidity — noun 1. sexual unresponsiveness (especially of women) and inability to achieve orgasm during intercourse • Syn: ↑frigidness • Derivationally related forms: ↑frigid (for: ↑frigidness), ↑frigid • Hypernyms …

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