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  Definition of chill
  1. coldness due to a cold environment
  2. an almost pleasurable sensation of fright; "a frisson of surprise shot through him"
  3. a sudden numbing dread
  4. a sensation of cold that often marks the start of an infection and the development of a fever
  5. loose heat; "The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm"
  6. make cool or cooler; "Chill the food"
  7. depress or discourage; "The news of the city''s surrender chilled the soldiers"
  8. uncomfortably cool; "a chill wind"; "chilly weather"
Similar Words: iciness, gelidity, frisson, shiver, quiver, shudder, thrill, tingle, pall, shivering, cool, cool down, chilly

 

Hyponyms: quench, ice, refrigerate

 

Derivational Morphology: cool, cool down, tingle, prickle, exhilarate, inebriate, thrill, exalt, beatify, tickle, vibrate, shudder, shiver, throb, daunt, dash, scare off, pall, frighten off, scare away, frighten away, scare, iciness, gelidity, cooling, chilling, temperature reduction, coolant, cooler, ice chest, cooling system

 

Anagrams: chili, lichi

 

 
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