III. WORDS RELATING TO MATTER

III. ORGANIC MATTER

2. Sensation; special sensation; heat

Cold.

[Antonyms: heat.]

[Nouns] cold, coldness; frigidity, inclemency, fresco.

winter; depth of winter, hard winter; Siberia, Nova Zembla.

[forms of frozen water] ice; snow, snowflake, snow crystal, snow drift; sleet; hail, hailstone; rime, frost; hoar frost, white frost, hard frost, sharp frost; barf; glaze [U. S.], lolly [N.Am.]; icicle, thick-ribbed ice; fall of snow, heavy fall; iceberg, icefloe; floe berg; glacier; nev�e, serac; pruina.

[Sensation of cold] chilliness; chill; shivering; goose skin, rigor, horripilation, chattering of teeth.

[Verbs] be cold; shiver, starve, quake, shake, tremble, shudder, didder, quiver; perish with cold; chill (render cold) [more]; horripilate.

[Adjectives] cold, cool; chill, chilly; gelid, frigid, algid; fresh, keen, bleak, raw, inclement, bitter, biting, niveous, cutting, nipping, piercing, pinching; clay-cold; starved (made cold) [more]; shivering; aguish, transi de froid; frostbitten, frost-bound, frost-nipped.

cold as a stone, cold as marble, cold as lead, cold as iron, cold as a frog, cold as charity, cold as Christmas; cool as a cucumber, cool as custard.

icy, glacial, frosty, freezing, pruinose, wintry, brumal, hibernal, boreal, arctic, Siberian, hyemal; hyperborean, hyperboreal; icebound; frozen out.

unwarmed, unthawed; lukewarm, tepid; isocheimal, isocheimenal, isocheimic.

[Adverbs] coldly, bitterly; pierre fendre.

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