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German translation of “cold”

cold

adjective /kəuld/
low in temperature
kalt
cold water cold meat and salad.
lower in temperature than is comfortable
kalt
I feel cold.
unfriendly
kalt
His manner was cold.
coldly adverb in an unfriendly way
kalt
She looked at me coldly.
coldness noun
die Kälte
cold-blooded adjective having blood (like that of a fish) which takes the same temperature as the surroundings of the body
kaltblütig
cold-blooded creatures.
cruel and unfeeling
kaltblütig
cold-blooded murder.
cold war a major, especially political, struggle between nations which involves military threats but not fighting.
Kalter Krieg
get cold feet to lose courage
Muffensausen kriegen
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)
die kalte Schulter zeigen
All the neighbours gave her the cold shoulder He cold-shouldered all his sister’s friends.
in cold blood deliberately and unemotionally
kaltblütig
He killed them in cold blood.
(Definition of cold from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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