cold cellar


noun Chiefly Northeastern U.S.

root cellar.

Nearby words

  1. cold agglutinin,
  2. cold brew,
  3. cold call,
  4. cold cash,
  5. cold cathode,
  6. cold chisel,
  7. cold color,
  8. cold comfort,
  9. cold cream,
  10. cold cut

Origin of cold cellar

An Americanism dating back to 1960–65

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