A mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs):
— Will they never find a cure for the common cold?.
synonym: common cold.
Dutch: kou, neusverkoudheid, rinitis, verkoudheid
Polish: przeziębienie, przechłodzenie, zaziębienie
The absence of heat:
— The coldness made our breath visible.
— Come in out of the cold.
— Cold is a vasoconstrictor.
Dutch: kou, koude, ondertemperatuur
The sensation produced by low temperatures:
— He shivered from the cold.
— The cold helped clear his head.
Dutch: koud, koude, kou
Having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration.
Roget 889: inimical, unfriendly, hostile; at enmity, at variance, at daggers drawn, at open war with; up in arms against; in bad odor with. on bad terms, not on speaking terms; cool; cold, ... show more
Extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion.
Having lost freshness through passage of time.
color Giving no sensation of warmth.
Polish: chłodny, zimny
Marked by errorless familiarity.
So intense as to be almost uncontrollable.
— Was cold to his advances.
Without compunction or human feeling:
— In cold blood.
— Cold-blooded killing.
Feeling or showing no enthusiasm.
Unconscious from a blow or shock or intoxication.
Of a seeker; far from the object sought.
Lacking the warmth of life.
Moby thesaurus: Asiatic flu, Hong Kong flu, Laodicean, Olympian, Siberian, abruptly, absolutely, acute bronchitis, adenoiditis, affectless, ague, aguey, aguish, algid, aloof, aluminosis, amygdalitis, anesthetized, anthracosilicosis, anthracosis ... show more.
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