adjective, chill·i·er, chill·i·est.
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The deadliest wave of the pandemic began in September, during a period of unusually chilly, wet weather.A climate anomaly may have worsened the 1918 pandemic and WWI|Kate Baggaley|September 25, 2020|Popular Science
This year’s warm, fairly dry summer pushed ripening and harvest dates 10 days earlier than a decade ago for producers in the usually chilly Mosel region.Wildfires, trade wars, COVID-19: The 2020 global wine harvest may go down as the most challenging yet|Bernhard Warner|September 20, 2020|Fortune
It may not be underwater, but Google’s big data center in Hamina, Finland, also uses chilly seawater to cool down, and is also being powered by wind energy.Microsoft hails success of its undersea data center experiment—and says it could have implications on dry land, too|David Meyer|September 15, 2020|Fortune
As the weather begins to cool off and outdoor dining in chillier parts of the country loses its appeal, the situation will only become more dire, and the need for government action more urgent.Is the Government Just Going to Watch the Restaurant Industry Die?|Elazar Sontag|August 28, 2020|Eater
They’re excellent for the shoulder months and post-work hikes that turn into chilly after-dark missions.
I gingerly walked down the center staircase and out into what was a chilly, sunny October morning.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn Do dark, chilly days make your mood cloud over this time each year?
She speaks with chilly precision, “in the tone that a bored but tolerant adult might use.”American Dreams: A Best-Selling Pint-Sized Psychopath|Nathaniel Rich|June 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the past, her character has tended toward the two-dimensional: the chilly villainess.Game of Thrones’ Ep. 5 'First of His Name' Recap: An Ode to the Women of Westeros|Andrew Romano|May 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We were herded into a chilly waiting room waiting for the Britannia to be refueled.
But December rain has a strange, horrid quality of chilly persistence.Buried Alive: A Tale of These Days|Arnold Bennett
After a chilly silence, "Don't all speak at once," jeered Mops.Scarlett of the Mounted|Marguerite Merington
Laughingly my companion pulled me from under the chilly and unwelcome covering.A Lover in Homespun|F. Clifford Smith
But you do know something about Gerald, so don't be so chilly and cautious.The Longest Journey|E. M. Forster
Three Tlascalans only were crouched over a little fire, their zerapes or blankets about their heads, for the dawn was chilly.Montezuma's Daughter|H. Rider Haggard