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English definition of “you're getting colder”

you're getting colder

said by children playing a guessing or searching game to tell the person who is guessing or searching that he or she is getting further away from the answer or hidden objectDistant in space and time
(Definition of you're getting colder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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