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Meaning of GELID

Pronunciation:  'jelid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  extremely cold; "an arctic climate"; "let's get inside; I'm freezing"; "a frigid day"; "gelid waters of the North Atlantic"; "glacial winds"; "icy hands"; "polar weather"
 

GELID is a 5 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: arctic, cold, freezing, frigid, glacial, icy, polar
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Gel"id\, a. [L. gelidus, fr. gelun frost, cold. See
{Cold}, and cf. {Congeal}, {Gelatin}, {Jelly}.]
Cold; very cold; frozen. ``Gelid founts.'' --Thompson.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: 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, cutting, freezing, freezing cold, frigid, frostbitten, frostnipped, frosty, frozen, frozen solid, glacial, hibernal, hiemal, hyperborean, ice, ice-cold, ice-encrusted, icelike, icy, icy-cold, inclement, keen, nipping, nippy, numbing, penetrating, piercing, pinching, quick-frozen, raw, rigorous, severe, sharp, sharp-frozen, Siberian, sleety, slushy, snappy, stone-cold, subzero, supercooled, winterbound, winterlike, wintery, wintry
 

 

 

 

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