Associations to the word «Chill»
CHILL, noun. A moderate, but uncomfortable and penetrating coldness.
CHILL, noun. A sudden penetrating sense of cold, especially one that causes a brief trembling nerve response through the body; the trembling response itself; often associated with illness: fevers and chills, or susceptibility to illness.
CHILL, noun. An uncomfortable and numbing sense of fear, dread, anxiety, or alarm, often one that is sudden and usually accompanied by a trembling nerve response resembling the body's response to biting cold.
CHILL, noun. An iron mould or portion of a mould, serving to cool rapidly, and so to harden, the surface of molten iron brought in contact with it.
CHILL, noun. The hardened part of a casting, such as the tread of a carriage wheel.
CHILL, adjective. Moderately cold or chilly.
CHILL, adjective. (slang) Calm, relaxed, easygoing. See also: chill out.
CHILL, adjective. (slang) "Cool"; meeting a certain hip standard or garnering the approval of a certain peer group.
CHILL, adjective. (slang) Okay, not a problem.
CHILL, verb. (transitive) To lower the temperature of something; to cool.
CHILL, verb. (transitive) (metallurgy) To harden a metal surface by sudden cooling.
CHILL, verb. (intransitive) To become cold.
CHILL, verb. (intransitive) (metallurgy) To become hard by rapid cooling.
CHILL, verb. (intransitive) (slang) To relax, lie back.
CHILL, verb. (intransitive) (slang) To "hang", hang out; to spend time with another person or group. Also chill out.
CHILL, verb. (intransitive) (slang) To smoke marijuana.
CHILL, verb. (transitive) To discourage or depress.
CHILL, proper noun. (computing) Acronym of CCITT High Level Language.
CHILL GIRL, noun. (slang) (Internet) (usually pejorative) A woman who denies or dismisses sexism and/or misogyny.
CHILL GIRL, noun. Used other than as an idiom: see chill, girl.
CHILL GIRLS, noun. Plural of chill girl
CHILL OUT, noun. Alternative spelling of chillout
CHILL OUT, verb. (idiomatic) (slang) To relax or take time out; to calm down. Also chill.
CHILL OUT, verb. (idiomatic) (slang) (somewhat dated) To hang out; spend time together with another person or group. Also chill.
CHILL OUTS, noun. Plural of chill out
CHILL PILL, noun. An imaginary medicine taken when excessively anxious or upset about a trivial matter.
CHILL PILLS, noun. Plural of chill pill
CHILL, noun. Coldness due to a cold environment.
CHILL, noun. An almost pleasurable sensation of fright; "a frisson of surprise shot through him".
CHILL, noun. A sensation of cold that often marks the start of an infection and the development of a fever.
CHILL, noun. A sudden numbing dread.
CHILL, verb. Depress or discourage; "The news of the city's surrender chilled the soldiers".
CHILL, verb. Make cool or cooler; "Chill the food".
CHILL, verb. Loose heat; "The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm".
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