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English definition of “cold”

cold

adjective (LOW TEMPERATURE)    /kəʊld/ US  /koʊld/
A1 at a low temperature, especially when compared to the temperature of the human body, and not hot, or warm: a cold day/house cold food/water cold hands cold weather My feet are so cold. It's freezing cold today. You'll feel cold if you don't wear a coat.ColdSnow and ice coldness     /ˈkəʊld.nəs/ US  /ˈkoʊld-/ noun [U] C2 It was the coldness of her manner that struck me.Not being friendlyNot saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot showing or feeling emotionsControlling emotions
(Definition of cold adjective (LOW TEMPERATURE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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