Definitions of cold

  1.   color giving no sensation of warmth a cold bluish gray
  2.   the absence of heat the coldness made our breath visible come in out of the cold cold is a vasoconstrictor
  3.   the sensation produced by low temperatures he shivered from the cold the cold helped clear his head
  4.   a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages but not the lungs will they never find a cure for the common cold
  5.   unconscious from a blow or shock or intoxication the boxer was out cold pass out cold
  6.   lacking the warmth of life cold in his grave
  7.   of a seeker far from the object sought
  8.   feeling or showing no enthusiasm a cold audience a cold response to the new play
  9.   having lost freshness through passage of time a cold trail dogs attempting to catch a cold scent
  10.   used of physical coldness 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 turn up the heat a cold beer
  11.   without compunction or human feeling in cold blood cold blooded killing insensate destruction
  12.   so intense as to be almost uncontrollable cold fury gripped him
  13.   sexually unresponsive was cold to his advances a frigid woman
  14.   no longer new uninteresting cold or stale news
  15.   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
  16.   marked by errorless familiarity had her lines cold before rehearsals started
  17.   Deprived of heat or having a low temperature not warm or hot gelid frigid
  18.   Lacking the sensation of warmth suffering from the absence of heat chilly shivering as to be cold
  19.   Not pungent or acrid
  20.   Wanting in ardor intensity warmth zeal or passion spiritless unconcerned reserved
  21.   Unwelcome disagreeable unsatisfactory
  22.   Wanting in power to excite dull uninteresting
  23.   Affecting the sense of smell as of hunting dogs but feebly having lost its odor as a cold scent
  24.   Not sensitive not acute
  25.   Distant said in the game of hunting for some object of a seeker remote from the thing concealed
  26.   Having a bluish effect Cf Warm 8
  27.   The relative absence of heat or warmth
  28.   The sensation produced by the escape of heat chilliness or chillness
  29.   A morbid state of the animal system produced by exposure to cold or dampness a catarrh
  30.   To become cold
  31.   An absence of warmth or heat or a temperature notably below an accustomed norm
  32.   Without heat or warmth without passion or zeal indifferent insensible
  33.   The opposite of heat the sensation produced by the loss of heat disordered condition of the body usually catarrhal following exposure or infection low temperature
  34.   Coldly
  35.   Coldness
  36.   1 The opposite of heat the sensation produced by anything of a low temperature or by the abstraction of heat from the body 2 A catarrhal affection especially of the respiratory mucous membranes
  37.   Catarrhal affection of respiratory tract
  38.   The opposite of hot shivering without passion or zeal spiritless unfriendly indifferent reserved
  39.   Absence of heat the feeling or sensation caused by the absence of heat a disease caused by cold catarrh chillness
  40.   Absence of heat sensation produced by absence of heat distemper caused by cold
  41.   Without heat without passion indifferent
  42.   Of a low temperature frigid chilled chilly
  43.   Lacking ardor or sympathy stolid not cordial discouraging
  44.   A low temperature or the sensation caused by it
  45.   A disorder caused by exposure to cold
  46.   Not warm or hot causing coldness or the sensation of cold shivering wanting passion zeal or ardour unaffected spiritless not affectionate cordial or friendly unconcerned indifferent reserved chaste not hasty not violent not affecting the scent strongly
  47.   The sensation produced in animal bodies by the abstraction of heat the cause of that sensation privation of heat indisposition occasioned by cold catarrh
  48.   Not warm or hot frigid indifferent without zeal without affection wanting in animation
  49.   The sensation or feeling produced by the want or loss of heat a disease contracted from improper exposure of the person to atmospheric changes a shivering or chilliness

Antonyms for cold

compassionate, blistery, encouraging, chummy, warmed, impetuous, cheering, one-sided, hot-blooded, devoted, het, partisan, spicy, stirring, friendly, buoyant, warmish, companionable, certified, informed, het up, burning, heartwarming, snug, congenial, animate, vital, joyous, cognizant, intense, unrestrained, flaming, warmth, functioning, kind, blithe, inseparable, genial, optimistic, touching, communicative, religious, comradely, demonstrative, seething, fervent, humane, mild, fiery, molten, scorching, biased, matey, quick, Superheated, white-hot, feverish, tender, warmness, hotness, high temperature, kindly, thriving, brotherly, sensible, summery, hopeful, lukewarmness, incandescent, flavorous, vehement, original, hearty, hospitable, charged, imperfect, hottish, affable, canicular, aware, favorable, tropical, heatable, perfervid, importunate, earnest, up, torrid, inflamed, intimate, Searing, amiable, red hot, toasty, accessible, touchy-feely, buddy-buddy, collegial, muggy, expansive, igneous, vivacious, blazing, palsy, glowing, close, heated, outgoing, dynamic, bonhomous, jocund, sociable, moving, running, boiling, sweltering, enthusiastic, lightsome, breathing, clubbable, piquant, emotional, cheerful, unreserved, operative, rewarding, loving, warm-blooded, blithesome, Passional, sulphurous, Gladdening, warm, palsy-walsy, folksy, poignant, calefacient, impressive, lighthearted, calefactive, tropic, roasting, overheated, bright, cheery, anxious, assured, extroverted, nigh, jolly, conscious, merry, inward, tepidness, happy, desirous, amicable, affectionate, thermal, garrulous, warming, hot, sensual, sizzling, Parti Pris, heat, forcible, bosom, flushed, tenderhearted, alive, going, gratifying, calorifacient, vibrant, hail-fellow-well-met, living, revived, fervid, tight, comforting, satisfying, heated up, impatient, steamy, Familiar, racy, mirthful, agreeable, blistering, thick, calefactory, partial, stifling, gregarious, social, live, active, baking hot, expressive, heartening, well-disposed, alert, uninhibited, white, complaisant, animated, zealous, talkative, effusive, calorific, sympathetic, warmhearted, ardent, kindhearted, festive, joyful, fond, eager, affecting, yearning, lukewarm, tepid, scalding, awake, fresh, advised, tepidity, resuscitated, cordial, broiling, lively, spirited, baking, convivial, especial, gracious, Fulfilling, clubby, sultry, near, prejudiced, sweltry, boon, sulfurous, red, reheated, neighborly, passionate, ultrahot, adoring, equatorial, sunshiny, hail-fellow.

Quotes of cold

  1. Cruel and cold is the judgment of man Cruel as winter and cold as the snow But by -and -by will the deed and the plan Be judged by the motive that lieth below – Lewis J. Bates
  2. Men should not be forced to wear pants when it's not cold – Adam Clayton
  3. Night fell clean and cold in Dublin and wind moaned beyond my room as if a million pipes played the air – Patricia Cornwell
  4. I am tired My arm aches My head boils My feet are cold But I am not aware of any weakness – Zane Grey
  5. Instead of seeing depression as a dysfunction it is a functioning phenomenon It stops you cold sets you down makes you damn miserable – James Hillman
  6. Men's hearts are cold They are indifferent – Mary Harris Jones
  7. The Cold War was waged in a particularly brutal and cynical way in Africa and Africa seemed powerless to do anything to stop it – Ryszard Kapuscinski
  8. We went on stage with the Jefferson Airplane Jim started singing with Grace Slick and hugging her Then he danced off the stage went back into the dressing room and passed out cold – Ray Manzarek
  9. Beware the cute hot guy who kind of reminds you of the parent you don't get along with your cold distant father who left when you were a kid or your hot -tempered mother whom you could never please – Merrill Markoe
  10. Would not the child's heart break in despair when the first cold storm of the world sweeps over it if the warm sunlight of love from the eyes of mother and father did not shine upon him like the soft reflection of divine light and love – Max Muller
  11. It is extremely important that mass media having freed from the relics of the Cold War served for peace and dialogue between nations and religions the rich and the poor countries and continents – Nursultan Nazarbayev
  12. Much has changed since the end of the Cold War that augurs well for the survival of our nation – Adam Schiff
  13. The oil sequence was about two or three days It was very cold and was snowing – Jason Statham
  14. In the euphoria after the Cold War there was a misplaced notion that the UN could solve every problem anywhere – Atal Bihari Vajpayee
  15. There's nothing pretty about ice Ice grows nothing But we've got this in our minds that we've got to make everything cold – Don Young

Usage examples for cold

  1. Was she cold and frightened – Land of the Burnt Thigh by Edith Eudora Kohl
  2. You'll find him cold – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  3. You may feel the cold my lord – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. “ I believe that you have a cold coming on – A Duet by A. Conan Doyle
  5. He came home very tired with a cold and had a doctor – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  6. The weather's so bad and if you catch cold you can't speak – Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards
  7. Death is a cold end – The Delectable Duchy by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  8. The cold of the gray eyes had changed – The Son of his Father by Ridgwell Cullum
  9. “ I had no time to look about or to feel the cold – Beasts, Men and Gods by Ferdinand Ossendowski
  10. “ I expect there would be something cold there – Right Ho, Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
  11. Well it will take a good while to explain and you look tired and cold – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  12. He was cold and tired – The Tin Soldier by Temple Bailey
  13. It's very bad for you to let your feet get cold dear – Penrod and Sam by Booth Tarkington
  14. Her cold is better – Erlach Court by Ossip Schubin
  15. The night felt sad and cold – Erik Dorn by Ben Hecht
  16. “ I am cold she said – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon
  17. “ I am not cold now – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  18. Don't you stop you will get cold – The Seaboard Parish, Complete by George MacDonald
  19. She makes us have cold supper – Moor Fires by E. H. (Emily Hilda) Young
  20. Do you think I am cold – The Zeppelin's Passenger by E. Phillips Oppenheim