cold cold  /ˈkoʊld/


  1. (n) a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs)
  2. (n) the absence of heat
  3. (n) the sensation produced by low temperatures
  4. (adj) having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration
  5. (adj) extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion
  6. (adj) having lost freshness through passage of time
  7. (adj) (color) giving no sensation of warmth
  8. (adj) marked by errorless familiarity
  9. (adj) lacking originality or spontaneity; no longer new
  10. (adj) so intense as to be almost uncontrollable
  11. (adj) sexually unresponsive
  12. (adj) without compunction or human feeling
  13. (adj) feeling or showing no enthusiasm
  14. (adj) unconscious from a blow or shock or intoxication
  15. (adj) of a seeker; far from the object sought
  16. (adj) lacking the warmth of life



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  1. Cold Spring settles with SD1 over storm sewers

    The City of Cold Spring has settled an ongoing dispute and lawsuit with Sanitation District No. 1 of Northern Kentucky and is preparing to take control of storm sewers from the utility in as soon as one month's time.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

  2. Cold Stone Creamery Continues International Growth With Entrance Into Turkey

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The international development of Cold Stone Creamery ® continues to accelerate in 2013 with its growth into Turkey. The important milestone of entering ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Cold-brewed coffee is a hot summer beverage

    Cold-brewed coffee is a hot summer beverage by Billy Yang Special To The Tribune Published Jun 11, 2013 07:00AM MDT When warm weather rolls around, many coffee drinkers switch from hot to iced for their caffeine fix. “I still drink hot coffee in the morning but then I’ll switch to iced coffee later in the day,” said Jacob Adkinson, a regular at Nobrow Coffee Werks. “I just crave it. It’s ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

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  1. "Even with the Cold War over, the spread of nuclear weapons or the theft of nuclear material could lead to the extermination of any city on the planet," Obama said at a US-style town hall meeting in the French city of Strasbourg on Friday.
    on Apr 3, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: WELT ONLINE

  2. "As an old Cold Warrior, one of yesterday's (Saturday's) speeches almost filled me with nostalgia for a less complex time. Almost," Gates said.
    on Feb 11, 2007 By: Robert Gates Source: Santa Fe New Mexican

  3. "We're not afraid of anything (including) the prospect of a Cold War. Of course we don't need that.......... Everything depends on the stance of our partners and the world community and our partners in the West," Medvedev told the Russia Today...
    on Aug 26, 2008 By: Dmitry Medvedev Source: News24

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