Definition of “chilling” - English Dictionary

“chilling” in British English

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chillingadjective

uk /ˈtʃɪl.ɪŋ/ us /ˈtʃɪl.ɪŋ/

(Definition of “chilling” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“chilling” in American English

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chillingadjective

us /ˈtʃɪl·ɪŋ/

Chilling also means frightening:

The chilling plot of this suspenseful novel moves with amazing quickness.

(Definition of “chilling” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)