rather cold

  • 1 cold|ish — «KOHL dihsh», adjective. rather cold; somewhat cold: »... a dark misty night, and coldish (Samuel Richardson) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 2 rather — predeterminer, adverb 1 (+ adj/adv) quite; fairly: I was rather surprised to see him with his ex wife. | He was limping rather badly as he walked off the field. | It s not too big for you at all. I rather like the way it fits you. | rather a big… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 cold — I UK [kəʊld] / US [koʊld] adjective Word forms cold : adjective cold comparative colder superlative coldest *** Other ways of saying that the weather is cold: cool slightly cold, but often in a pleasant and comfortable way, especially during hot… …

    English dictionary

  • 4 cold — cold1 [ kould ] adjective *** 1. ) with a low temperature, or a temperature that is lower than normal: The water was too cold for a shower. a ) used about the weather: It was bitterly cold that day. a cold winter morning b ) used about people and …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 5 cold — I adj Unemotional. I find Phillip rather cold. 1170s II adv Completely, immediately. Marguerite stopped Paul coldwith her question. 1900s III adj That is no longer or can no longer be pursued. After 24 hours, all the leads in the case were cold.… …

    Historical dictionary of American slang

  • 6 cold — cold, cool, chilly, frigid, freezing, frosty, gelid, icy, glacial, arctic mean having a temperature below that which is normal or comfortable. Cold is the general term, often implying nothing more than a lack of warmth {a cold day} {a cold hand}… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 Cold Comfort Farm —   1935 edition …

    Wikipedia

  • 8 Cold Feet (series 1) — Country of origin United Kingdom No. of episodes 6 Broadcast Original channel ITV …

    Wikipedia

  • 9 Cold Pike — from Great Knott Elevation 701 m (2,300 ft) …

    Wikipedia

  • 10 Cold dark matter — (or CDM) is the improvement of the big bang theory that contains the additional assumption that most of the matter in the Universe consists of material that cannot be observed by its electromagnetic radiation (dark) and whose constituent… …

    Wikipedia

  • 11 rather than — phrase used for saying that one thing is preferred to another or happens instead of another Doug chose to quit rather than admit that he’d made a mistake. Rather than criticizing your husband, why not find out if there’s something wrong? We want… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12 Cold Fire (Koontz novel) — Cold Fire   Cover of Cold Fire …

    Wikipedia

  • 13 Cold Reading (The Twilight Zone) — Cold Reading The Twilight Zone (1985 series) episode Scene from Cold Reading Episode no. Season 1 Episode 18c …

    Wikipedia

  • 14 Cold Winter — Developer(s) Swordfish Studios Publisher(s) Vivendi Universal Games …

    Wikipedia

  • 15 Cold drawing — is a manufacturing process involving extrusion of a material into a long filament, often for the purpose of increasing the strength of the material. Cold drawing is primarily used in manufacturing polymer plastic fibers. The process was… …

    Wikipedia

  • 16 Cold (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit) — Cold Law Order: Special Victims Unit episode Episode no. Season 9 Episode 19 (#202 overall) Directed by David Platt Writt …

    Wikipedia

  • 17 cold-call — Ⅰ. cold call UK US verb [I or T] (also blind call) ► MARKETING to phone or visit a possible customer to try to sell them a product or service without being asked by the customer to do so: »We were cold called by a company offering savings on our… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 18 Cold Big Bang — is a designation used in cosmology to denote an absolute zero temperature at the beginning of the Universe, instead of a (hot) Big Bang. In an attempt to understand the origin of atoms, Georges Lemaître proposed (by 1927) that before the… …

    Wikipedia

  • 19 Cold Asylum —   …

    Wikipedia

  • 20 Cold War — For other uses, see Cold War (disambiguation). United States President …

    Wikipedia