adjective, cold·er, cold·est.
- having cool colors, especially muted tones tending toward grayish blue.
- being a cool color.
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How the companies addressed those four challenges is likely the key to how cold the vaccines need to be, Mishra says.Here’s why COVID-19 vaccines like Pfizer’s need to be kept so cold|Tina Hesman Saey|November 20, 2020|Science News
A coat that CYOAThere are different coats for different occasions and activities, but we should all have one for when we just don’t want to be cold.The hottest gifts to buy for the friend who’s always cold|Sandra Gutierrez G.|November 20, 2020|Popular Science
What’s more, there are opportunities to use insects for learning outdoors, even if in colder climates there might not be year-round opportunities as we have in Florida.Insects can be the ultimate teaching tool for kids|By Kawahara, Ennes & Markee/The Conversation|November 20, 2020|Popular Science
I pounded a cold instant coffee, dismantled camp, and rappelled.
At the Judiciary Square testing site, hundreds of people wrapped around several city blocks Wednesday, bundled in scarves, blankets and headbands to fend off the cold.As holidays approach, wait times rise for coronavirus tests amid record spike in cases|Meagan Flynn, Michael Brice-Saddler, Julie Zauzmer, Rachel Chason|November 18, 2020|Washington Post
Eleanor was even more bitter than her husband, refusing to forgive Barrow for his coldness.The Stacks: The Day Lou Gehrig Delivered Baseball’s Gettysburg Address|Ray Robinson|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The result will be an epic cold air outbreak, with much of the coldness being channeled southward from Greenland.After the Blizzard, 100 Million People Will Be Hit With Freezing Air From the North Pole|Eric Holthaus|January 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That coldness had begun to reflect in Carl, who shot and killed a teenage boy from Woodbury even as the kid was surrendering.A Primer For ‘The Walking Dead’ Season Four Premiere|Melissa Leon|October 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They are identifiable by their coldness, pale skin, and ice-blue eyes.
The coldness of his body through the bag jolts me like an icicle through my heart.
As a last effort, she tried to pique him by coldness—this pleased him best, for it relieved him from her presence.
And then she thought of home, and all the coldness of that cheerless greeting smote upon her heart.The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)|Charles James Lever
And among the palms, as among the pines, coldness is held to be an essential quality in them.The Feasts of Autolycus|Elizabeth Robins Pennell
"I did my whole duty at the time, Mr. Broffin," she demurred, with a touch of coldness in her voice.The Price|Francis Lynde
We see, then, how much is lost to the speaker by coldness or ignorance in the exercises of personal religion.Hints on Extemporaneous Preaching|Henry Ware
British Dictionary definitions for cold
Derived forms of coldcoldish, adjectivecoldly, adverbcoldness, noun
Word Origin for cold
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Idioms and Phrases with cold
In addition to the idioms beginning with cold
- cold cash
- cold comfort
- cold feet, get
- cold fish
- cold hands, warm heart
- cold shoulder
- cold shower
- cold snap
- cold storage
- cold sweat
- cold turkey
- blow hot and cold
- catch cold
- come in from the cold
- in a cold sweat
- in cold blood
- in cold storage
- in the cold light of day
- knock out (cold)
- leave one cold
- make one's blood run cold
- out cold
- out in the cold
- pour cold water on
- stone cold
- stop cold