Definitions of warm

  1. To become moderately heated; to become ardent or animated. Warm colours, those which have yellow or yellow- red for their basis.
  2. To make or become warm; heat slightly.
  3. To impart moderate heat to; to fill with interested or excited; as, the audience warmed to the speaker.
  4. To make warm: to interest: to excite.
  5. To become warm, or moderately heated; as, the earth soon warms in a clear day summer.
  6. To become ardent or animated; as, the speake warms as he proceeds.
  7. To become moderately heated; to become interested or excited; as, the audience warmed to the speaker.
  8. To become warm or ardent.
  9. get warm or warmer; " The soup warmed slowly on the stove"
  10. To communicate a moderate degree of heat to; to interest; to engage; to excite ardour or zeal in; to set aglow.
  11. To impart heat to in a moderate degree only; to excite to ardour or zeal in; to become warm or animated.
  12. Having heat in a moderate degree; not cold as, warm milk.
  13. Having a sensation of heat, esp. of gentle heat; glowing.
  14. Subject to heat; having prevalence of heat, or little or no cold weather; as, the warm climate of Egypt.
  15. Fig.: Not cool, indifferent, lukewarm, or the like, in spirit or temper; zealous; ardent; fervent; excited; sprightly; irritable; excitable.
  16. Violent; vehement; furious; excited; passionate; as, a warm contest; a warm debate.
  17. Being well off as to property, or in good circumstances; forehanded; rich.
  18. In children's games, being near the object sought for; hence, being close to the discovery of some person, thing, or fact concealed.
  19. Having yellow or red for a basis, or in their composition; - said of colors, and opposed to cold which is of blue and its compounds.
  20. The act of warming, or the state of being warmed; a warming; a heating.
  21. Warmth: heat.
  22. A warming: a heating: as. let us get a good warm. Dickens.
  23. Warmly.
  24. having or displaying warmth or affection; " affectionate children"; " caring parents"; " a fond embrace"; " fond of his nephew"; " a tender glance"; " a warm embrace"
  25. of a seeker; near to the object sought; " you're getting warm"; " hot on the trail"
  26. easily aroused or excited; " a quick temper"; " a warm temper"
  27. uncomfortable because of possible danger or trouble; " made things warm for the bookies"
  28. characterized by liveliness or excitement or disagreement; " a warm debate"
  29. ( color) inducing the impression of warmth; used especially of reds and oranges and yellows; " warm reds and yellows and orange"
  30. make warm or warmer; " The blanket will warm you"
  31. psychologically warm; friendly and responsive; " a warm greeting"; " a warm personality"; " warm support"
  32. To communicate a moderate degree of heat to; to render warm; to supply or furnish heat to; as, a stove warms an apartment.
  33. To make engaged or earnest; to interest; to engage; to excite ardor or zeal; to enliven.
  34. Having heat in a moderate degree; not cold; giving out moderate heat; preventing one from feeling cold; having little cold weather, as a climate; earnest; eager; passionate; kindly; suggesting heat by color, as red.
  35. Having moderate heat, hot: subject to heat: zealous: easily excited: violent: enthusiastic.
  36. WARMNESS, WARMER.
  37. Having moderate heat; zealous; excited; excitable.
  38. To make, or become, warm.
  39. Having moderate heat.
  40. Ardent; zealous; passionate.
  41. Having heat in a moderate degree; not cold: having prevalence of heat; zealous; ardent; habitually ardent; irritable; keen; animated; busy or heated in action; fanciful; enthusiastic; vigorous; sprightly.
  42. Having heat in a moderate or gentle degree; having little or no winter, as a climate; zealous; ardent; easily excited or provoked; enthusiastic; in paint., applied to colours that have yellow or yellow- red for their base; easy and safe in money matters, as " he was deemed a warm man".
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