Cold Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Cold

(Literally) Suffering or causing frost
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Cool or cold enough to cause discomfort.
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Cold in manner or attitude; unfriendly
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Producing frost or cold enough to produce frost; freezing
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Injured, damaged, or killed by freezing
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Pleasingly firm and fresh:
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The definition of frigid is someone or something very cold or formal.
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Of or like winter; cold, bleak, etc.
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Covered with snow.
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Said of the weather
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The quality of being frosty
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Relating to a molecule or substance that has polar bonds.
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Of or pertaining to the Arctic.
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Moderately cold; chilly:
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Very cold; icy:
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Coldness of feeling, manner or quality; lack of ardor, animation or vivacity; chilliness; dullness.
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The state of being crisp.
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Exhibiting a lack of responsiveness.
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Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
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Of or pertaining to the northern zone of plant and animal life including the taiga and tundra
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Having the capacity to sting.
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The quality of being frozen.
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Vehement; fierce; as, a keen appetite.
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The quality of having a bitter taste
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From, of or pertaining to Siberia
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Affected by frostbite.
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Said of people, animals, or things
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Affected by hypothermia; having an abnormally low body temperature
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Lacking in passion.
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A freezing or being frozen
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Not awake; having no awareness.
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(Zool.) coldblooded
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1922, Ben Travers, chapter 4, A Cuckoo in the Nest:
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Causing numbness, esp. in feeling or in mental or emotional response
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The definition of intense is to a high degree, or a strong emotion.
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Far removed mentally:
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Said of people, animals, or things
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Said of people, animals, or things
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Not liquid, loose, or fluid; thick:
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Not interested; indifferent
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Not having the qualities considered normal to or for human beings; unfeeling, heartless, cruel, barbarous, etc.
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The state or quality of being gelid.
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Pungent, keen, sharp, etc.
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A harmful or destructive influence:
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A cold manner or period of disaffection:
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A stinging quality, as in cold or frosty air
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The property of being raw.
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Enduring pain and hardship without showing feeling or complaint.
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Any of various stages in the development of a plan, document, or picture:
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Plural form of shiver
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The state or quality of being icy or very cold; frigidity.
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A generally chronic disorder characterized by wheezing, coughing, difficulty in breathing, and a suffocating feeling, caused by an allergy to ingested substances, stress, etc.
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Inflammation of the sinuses or a sinus, especially in the nasal region.
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A sore throat caused by a streptococcus and characterized by inflammation and fever
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An aural or respiratory congestion
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Firm or unchanged in purpose
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Hardened; obstinate; unfeeling.
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Like marble; cold, white, smooth, hard, etc.
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Sluggish; dull; apathetic
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(Of an animal) Having a body temperature that varies depending on the outside temperature.
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Having a tendency to be gloomy, bitter, and sarcastic; sullenly sardonic
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The state or sensation of being chilly; a disagreeable sensation of coldness.
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The definition of hypothermia is a very body temperature below normal.
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Coolness and composure, especially in trying circumstances.
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An aural or respiratory congestion
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Designated as unavailable except for a certain purpose or user; kept in reserve:
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Bitingly cold:
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(Medicine) cold, chilly; used of low body temperature especially in connection with certain diseases such as malaria and cholera.
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Disagreeably moist, sticky, and cold to the touch:
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The definition of bitter is having a harsh and disagreeable taste or something that is hard to bear.
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A highly contagious disease of the respiratory system, usually affecting children, that is caused by the bacterium Bordetella pertussis and is characterized in its advanced stage by spasms of coughing interspersed with deep, noisy inspirations.
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An aural or respiratory congestion
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(Med.) A cold in the head; acute nasal congestion
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Plural form of sniffle
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An aural or respiratory congestion
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Trembling, as from cold or fear.
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Devoid of emotion; impassive.
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Not changed, affected, or influenced
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Showing little or no feeling.
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Deficient in or lacking sexual desire
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Incapable or deprived of physical sensation.
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Having no real point or purpose; nonsensical; meaningless
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Lacking sensibility; unfeeling:
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Having lost freshness; made musty, dry, bad, etc. by having been kept too long
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Gray/grey in parts
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Gnawed away in patches by moth larvae
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The state of being frigid; frigidity; coldness.
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(Pathology) A very common, mild viral infection of the nose and throat, whose symptoms include sneezing, sniffling, a running or blocked nose, a sore throat, coughing and a headache.
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(Idiomatic) Utterly dead.
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Gloomy and somber:
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Bitingly sarcastic.
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Recently finished; fresh:
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A disease-producing microorganism or agent:
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Any of several infections that affect the respiratory or gastrointestinal tract and are caused by viruses other than the influenza virus.
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(Computing) A small code change meant to patch a problem as quickly as possible.
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Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the bronchial tubes, often as a result of a cold or other viral infection. Smoking is also a common cause of chronic bronchitis.
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Covered in sleet; full of sleet.
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Capable of or designed for incising, shearing, or severing:
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Able or seeming to pierce, as:
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Lacking kindness and pity; cruel
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Said of people, animals, or things
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Injury or destruction of skin and underlying tissue, most often that of the nose, ears, fingers, or toes, resulting from prolonged exposure to freezing or subfreezing temperatures.
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(Slang, uncountable) The state of being cool, as in good or pleasing.
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(Medicine) The cooling of the body for therapeutic purposes.
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Something congealed
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The season of winter, between autumn and spring
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A common cold (illness).
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A watery or thin mucous discharge from the eyes or nose.
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(Pathology, uncountable) The same, as a common symptom for many viral and bacterial infections.
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An aural or respiratory congestion
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An aural or respiratory congestion
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An inflammation of the larynx, often characterized by a temporary loss of voice
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Alternative spelling of hay fever.
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(Pathology) Influenza, the flu .
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(Pathology) An acute contagious disease of the upper airways and lungs, caused by a virus, which rapidly spreads around the world in seasonal epidemics.
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An aural or respiratory congestion
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(Idiomatic) Hoarseness or the need to cough.
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Causing coldness; chilling.
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An aural or respiratory congestion
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(Gr. Myth.) An inhabitant of a northern region of sunshine and everlasting spring, beyond the north wind
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the absence of heat
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Giving or suggesting relief from heat:
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Coated in rime.
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Said of the weather
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Characteristic or related to winter
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Copious discharge of mucus associated with inflammation of mucous membranes, especially of the nose and throat.
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(Pathology) An intermittent fever, attended by alternate cold and hot fits.
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Deficient in or lacking sexual desire
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A spring or early summer hay fever.
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Feeling or showing little or no emotion; unresponsive.
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Intense; severe:
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The property of being brisk.
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A mass or accumulation of fallen snow
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A sudden, usually noisy expulsion of air from the lungs, often involuntary.
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Snappish:
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Inability or reduced ability to experience emotion.
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Antonyms for Cold

Having or showing enthusiasm; ardent
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(Number theory) Being or relating to two or more natural numbers with a common abundancy.
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Warmth is a moderate amount of heat, or a feeling of excitement or affection.
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The definition of fervid is someone or something very hot or passionate.
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Having or showing keen interest, intense desire, or impatient expectancy.
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Having or showing interest.
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(Uncountable, slang) The police.
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The definition of zealous is having passionate energy for a belief or purpose.
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Endowed with life; full of life or spirit; indicating animation; lively; vigorous.
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Of, expressing, resulting from, feeling, or showing sympathy; sympathizing
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(US, weather broadcasting) Three consecutive days with daytime high temperature of 90 degrees Fahrenheit or higher.
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(Physics) Being in a state of higher energy.
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Expressing or characterized by warmth of feeling; passionate:
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Close to a successful solution or conclusion:
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Predominantly red or yellow in tone:
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Provided with a heater
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Of a person or animal that is producing perspiration; sweating.
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Said of people, animals, or things
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Words Related to Cold

Winter is the coldest season of the year, or a dreary time.
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The state of the atmosphere at a particular time and place. Weather is described in terms of variable conditions such as temperature, humidity, wind velocity, precipitation, and barometric pressure. Weather on Earth occurs primarily in the troposphere, or lower atmosphere, and is driven by energy from the Sun and the rotation of the Earth. The average weather conditions of a region over time are used to define a region's climate.
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A particular destructive process in an organ or organism, with a specific cause and characteristic symptoms; specif., an illness; ailment
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Lacking consciousness
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Mediocre, usually used negatively in modern usage.
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Not friendly or kind
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At a distance; removed
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Lacking all friendliness and warmth
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