Translation of "cold" - English-German dictionary

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.

(Translation of “cold” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)