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cold (n):
the absence of heat
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the coldness made our breath visible.
come in out of the cold.
cold is a vasoconstrictor

Related Words: ness
cold (n):
the sensation produced by low temperatures
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he shivered from the cold.
the cold helped clear his head

Related Words: ness
cold (n):
a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs)
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will they never find a cure for the common cold?
cold (s):
of a seeker; far from the object sought
cold (s):
lacking the warmth of life
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cold in his grave
cold (s):
(color) giving no sensation of warmth
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a cold bluish grey
cold (s):
unconscious from a blow or shock or intoxication
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the boxer was out cold.
pass out cold
cold (s):
feeling or showing no enthusiasm
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a cold audience.
a cold response to the new play
cold (s):
having lost freshness through passage of time
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a cold trail.
dogs attempting to catch a cold scent
cold (a):
having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration
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a cold climate.
a cold room.
dinner has gotten cold.
cold fingers.
if you are cold, turn up the heat.
a cold beer
cold (a):
extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion
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a cold unfriendly nod.
a cold and unaffectionate person.
a cold impersonal manner.
cold logic.
the concert left me cold
cold (s):
without compunction or human feeling
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in cold blood.
cold-blooded killing.
insensate destruction

Related Word: inhuman
cold (s):
sexually unresponsive
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was cold to his advances.
a frigid woman

Related Words: frigid
cold (s):
so intense as to be almost uncontrollable
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cold fury gripped him
cold (s):
lacking originality or spontaneity; no longer new
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moth-eaten theories about race.
stale news

Related Word: stale
cold (s):
marked by errorless familiarity
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had her lines cold before rehearsals started
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Truth will out

Gerçekler er geç ortaya çıkar
In the end, what is true will come to be known. The truth always appears eventually, despite all efforts to hide it. It is impossible to keep something secret forever.


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