Definitions for chill

Definitions for (noun) chill

Main entry: chill, iciness, gelidity

Definition: coldness due to a cold environment

Main entry: chill, frisson, quiver, tingle, thrill, shiver, shudder

Definition: an almost pleasurable sensation of fright

Usage: a frisson of surprise shot through him

Main entry: chill, pall

Definition: a sudden numbing dread

Main entry: chill, shivering

Definition: a sensation of cold that often marks the start of an infection and the development of a fever

Definitions for (verb) chill

Main entry: chill, cool, cool down

Definition: loose heat

Usage: The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm

Main entry: cool, cool down, chill

Definition: make cool or cooler

Usage: Chill the food

Main entry: chill

Definition: depress or discourage

Usage: The news of the city's surrender chilled the soldiers

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