chill adj : uncomfortably cool; "a chill wind"; "chilly weather" [syn: chilly]
2 an almost pleasurable sensation of fright; "a frisson of surprise shot through him" [syn: frisson, shiver, quiver, shudder, thrill, tingle]
3 a sensation of cold that often marks the start of an infection and the development of a fever [syn: shivering]
4 a sudden numbing dread [syn: pall]
1 depress or discourage; "The news of the city's surrender chilled the soldiers"
3 loose heat; "The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm" [syn: cool, cool down] [ant: heat]
- Rhymes with: -ɪl
a moderate but penetrating sense of cold
a sudden numbing fear or dread
- German: Schauer, Kälteschauer
moderately cold or chilly
- To lower the temperature of something; to
- Chill before serving.
- In the context of "transitive|metallurgy": To harden a metal surface by sudden cooling.
- To become cold.
- In the wind he chilled quickly.
- In the context of "intransitive|metallurgy": To become hard by rapid cooling.
- To relax, lay back.
- Chill, man, we've got a whole week to do it; no sense in getting worked up.
- To smoke marijuana.
- On Friday night do you wanna chill?
to lower the temperature of something; to cool
to harden a metal surface by sudden cooling
- German: abkühlen, abschrecken
to become cold
- Finnish: jäähtyä, kylmentyä
- German: abkühlen
- Italian: raffreddarsi
- Norwegian: kjølne
to become hard by rapid cooling
- German: abkühlen, abschrecken
to relax, lay back
- I will.
- Imperative of chille
Chill may refer to:
- Chill (role-playing game)
- CHILL programming language
- Chill (radio station), a British digital radio station
- Chill (song), a song by the Finnish rock band The Rasmus
- CHILL (library consortium), a consortium of health libraries in London
- Akhenaton (rapper), a French hip hop artist who uses Chill as one of his aliases
- Chill (video game), a Snowboarding video game for PlayStation One released by Eidos
- Chill (Beanie Baby), a Beanie Baby penguin produced by Ty, Inc. in 2008
- Chill out (music), a style of electronic music
- Chill (foundry), an object placed in a mold to (locally) increase the solidification rate of a casting
- Rigor (medicine) that occur during high fevers as a result of immune response to disease
- The Chill, a bandit group of hobgoblins in the computer game of Baldur's Gate
- Joe Chill, a character in the Batman series attributed with the murder of Bruce Wayne's parents.
- Chilling effect, a situation where speech or conduct is suppressed or limited by fear of penalization. Also known as "Libel chill".
- MC Chill, rapper and producer from hip hop group, Compton's Most Wanted.
chill in German: Chill
chill in French: Chill
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