chill chill  /ˈtʃɪl/


  1. (n) coldness due to a cold environment
  2. (n) an almost pleasurable sensation of fright
  3. (n) a sensation of cold that often marks the start of an infection and the development of a fever
  4. (n) a sudden numbing dread
  5. (v) depress or discourage
  6. (v) make cool or cooler
  7. (v) loose heat

Derived Word(s)


  • Chill Pill An anti-depressant; anything intended to calm a person down (take a chill pill, calm down, relax).


  1. Chill: Degenhardt pleased with draft

    ONALASKA — Coulee Region Chill coach A.J. Degenhardt wears a t-shirt and shorts instead of practice gear or a gameday suit and tie to the rink these days, but that doesn’t mean he’s taking it easy.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: La Crosse Tribune

  2. Salt Lake City ‘Chill with a Cop’ outreach program starts June 27

    The Salt Lake City Police Department will hold its monthly outreach called "Chill With a Cop" for the summer months.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Deseret News

  3. Chill Out At Reggae In The Desert Music Fest

    It's the musical equivalent of a cool breeze leavening the June heat. With the return of Reggae in the Desert, it's time to chill out and enjoy some mood enhancement that doesn't require a prescription. The annual festival is the antidote to road rage,
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal


  1. "The thought of his being president sends a cold chill down my spine," Cochran said about McCain by phone. "He is erratic. He is hotheaded. He loses his temper and he worries me."
    on Jan 27, 2008 By: Thad Cochran Source: Washington Post

  2. "There is somehow the suggestion that because we are having a vigorous debate about who would be the best president, we are going to weaken this party in the fall," Clinton said at the state Democratic Party convention in San Jose. "Chill...
    on Mar 30, 2008 By: Bill Clinton Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. "We're a relaxed bunch," Baldelli said. "We chill out in the clubhouse. We have fun. That's what got us here."
    on Oct 3, 2008 By: Rocco Baldelli Source: ABC News

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