chilly definition

  • adjective:
    • Cool or cold enough to cause shivering. See Synonyms at cold.
    • Seized with or experiencing cool; shivering.
    • Distant and cool; unfriendly: a chilly look.
    • Cold adequate to trigger shivering; or unexpectedly experiencing cool
    • Unfriendly or distant and cool
    • mildly cool; cold and natural or wet to be able to trigger shivering; causing or experiencing a disagreeable feeling of cool, or a shivering.
    • perhaps not characterized by feeling
    • lacking heat of sensation
    • appreciably or disagreeably cold
  • others:
    • exceptional sensation of chilliness; chilled.
    • Producing the sensation of cool; chilling; especially, so cool concerning produce the feeling of shivering.
    • Cold; chill.
    • Wanting zeal, animation, or heartiness; indifferent; cold; frigid: because, a chilly reception.
    • In a chill or chilly fashion; coldly; with coldness.
  • noun:
    • See chilli.
    • scorching and finely tapering pepper of special pungency

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