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Translation of "cold" - English-Spanish dictionary

cold

adjective /kəuld/
low in temperature frío cold water cold meat and salad.
lower in temperature than is comfortable frío I feel cold.
unfriendly frío His manner was cold.
coldly adverb
in an unfriendly way fríamente She looked at me coldly.
coldness noun
frialdad The coldness of the water was making her shiver.
cold-blooded adjective
(biology) having blood (like that of a fish) which takes the same temperature as the surroundings of the body de sangre fría cold-blooded creatures.
cruel and unfeeling insensible cold-blooded murder.
cold war noun
a major, especially political, struggle between nations which involves military threats but not fighting guerra fría During the Cold War, the United States and the Soviet Union were reluctant to become involved in direct military conflict.
get cold feet
(informal) to lose courage entrarle miedo a alguien I was going to apply for the job, but I got cold feet.
give (someone) the cold shoulder
(informal) to show that one is unwilling to be friendly with (a person) tratar a alguien con frialdad All the neighbours/neighbors gave her the cold shoulder He cold-shouldered all his sister’s friends.
in cold blood
deliberately and unemotionally a sangre fría He killed them in cold blood.
(Definition of cold from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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