Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “tepid”

tepid

adjective [not gradable]    /ˈtep·ɪd/
(of liquid) not very warm, or (of feelings or actions) not very strong: There is only tepid support in Congress for the proposal.
(Definition of tepid adjective from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of tepid

Definitions of “tepid” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

pump iron

to lift heavy weights for exercise

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More