gelid

  • 1 Gelid — Gel id (j[e^]l [i^]d), a. [L. gelidus, fr. gelu frost, cold. See {Cold}, and cf. {Congeal}, {Gelatin}, {Jelly}.] Cold; very cold; frozen. Gelid founts. Thompson. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Gelīd — (v. lat.), eiskalt; daher Gelidĭtät, eisige Kälte …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 3 Gelid — Gelid, lat. gelidus, kalt; eisig …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 4 gelid — c.1600, from L. gelidus “icy cold,” from gelum “frost, intense cold” (see COLD (Cf. cold) (adj.)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 gelid — icy, frigid, freezing, frosty, *cold, glacial, arctic, cool, chilly …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 gelid — [jel′id] adj. [L gelidus < gelu, frost: see GELATIN] extremely cold; frozen gelidity [jē lid′ə tē] n …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 gelid — adjective Etymology: Latin gelidus, from gelu frost, cold more at cold Date: 1599 extremely cold ; icy < gelid water > < a man of gelid reserve New Yorker > • gelidity noun • gelidly adve …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 8 gelid — adjective /ˈdʒɛl.ɪd/ Very cold; icy or frosty. A man of gelid reserve. See Also: gel, gelatin …

    Wiktionary

  • 9 gelid — gelidity /jeuh lid i tee/, gelidness, n. gelidly, adv. /jel id/, adj. very cold; icy. [1600 10; < L gelidus icy cold, equiv. to gel(um) frost, cold + idus ID4] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 10 gelid — Synonyms and related words: Siberian, algid, arctic, below zero, biting, bitter, bitterly cold, blast frozen, bleak, boreal, brisk, brumal, chill, chilly, cold, cold as charity, cold as death, cold as ice, cold as marble, congealed, cool, crisp,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11 gèlid — gè|lid Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …

    Diccionari Català-Català

  • 12 gelid — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. frozen, cold; icy, frosty, ice cold. Ant., tepid. II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Very cold: arctic, boreal, freezing, frigid, frosty, glacial, icy, polar, wintry. Archaic: frore. Idiom: bitter… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 13 gelid — gel|id [ˈdʒelıd] adj written [Date: 1600 1700; : Latin; Origin: gelidus, from gelu frost, cold ] very cold …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 gelid — gel·id || dÊ’elɪd adj. icy, freezing, very cold …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 gelid — glide …

    Anagrams dictionary

  • 16 gelid — [ dʒɛlɪd] adjective icy; extremely cold. Origin C17: from L. gelidus, from gelu frost, intense cold …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 17 gelid — (L). Cold …

    Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • 18 gelid — a. (Rare.) Very cold, chill, chilly …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 19 gelid — adj icy, frigid, freezing, algid, ice cold, frosty, wintry, snowy, rimy; arctic, glacial, polar, hyperborean, hyperboreal, Siberian; bitter, zippy, sharp, brisk, snappy …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 20 gelid — gel·id …

    English syllables


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