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Translation of "cold" - English-French dictionary

cold

adjective /kəuld/
low in temperature froid cold water cold meat and salad. lower in temperature than is comfortable froid I feel cold. unfriendly froid His manner was cold. coldly adverb in an unfriendly way froidement She looked at me coldly. coldness noun froideur cold-blooded adjective having blood (like that of a fish) which takes the same temperature as the surroundings of the body à sang froid cold-blooded creatures. cruel and unfeeling sans pitié cold-blooded murder. cold war a major, especially political, struggle between nations which involves military threats but not fighting. guerre froide get cold feet to lose courage se dégonfler I was going to apply for the job but I got cold feet. give (someone) the cold shoulder verb ( also coldshoulder) to show that one is unwilling to be friendly with (a person) se montrer froid envers qqn All the neighbours gave her the cold shoulder He cold-shouldered all his sister’s friends. in cold blood deliberately and unemotionally de sang-froid He killed them in cold blood.
(Definition of cold from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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