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Synonyms for chill
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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. chill

    Synonyms:
    damp, deter, dissuade, drive away, repel, warn

    Antonyms:
    allure, attract, cajole, captivate, coax, decoy, draw, entice, inveigle, lure, seduce, tempt, win

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chill, iciness, geliditynoun

    coldness due to a cold environment

    Synonyms:
    chilliness, shivering, shudder, tingle, coolness, frigidity, iciness, shiver, quiver, frigidness, thrill, gelidity, pall, coldness, frisson

  2. frisson, shiver, chill, quiver, shudder, thrill, tinglenoun

    an almost pleasurable sensation of fright

    "a frisson of surprise shot through him"

    Synonyms:
    prickling, tremble, shaking, bang, pall, shake, trembling, thrill, kick, tingling, frisson, flush, shakiness, tingle, shudder, charge, quivering, gelidity, shiver, vibration, tremor, quiver, shivering, iciness, palpitation, boot, rush

  3. chill, shiveringnoun

    a sensation of cold that often marks the start of an infection and the development of a fever

    Synonyms:
    shivering, shudder, tingle, iciness, shiver, quiver, thrill, gelidity, pall, frisson

  4. chill, pallverb

    a sudden numbing dread

    Synonyms:
    shroud, drapery, pall, mantle, drape, winding-clothes, winding-sheet, curtain, thrill, cerement, frisson, tingle, shudder, gelidity, shiver, quiver, shivering, iciness

  5. chillverb

    depress or discourage

    "The news of the city's surrender chilled the soldiers"

    Synonyms:
    cool down, cool

  6. cool, chill, cool downverb

    make cool or cooler

    "Chill the food"

    Synonyms:
    cool off, cool, cool down

  7. cool, chill, cool downverb

    loose heat

    "The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm"

    Synonyms:
    cool off, cool, cool down

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. chilladjective

    Synonyms:
    cold, frigid, chilly, bleak

  2. chillverb

    Synonyms:
    make chilly, make cold

  3. chillverb

    Synonyms:
    depress, discourage, deject, dampen, dishearten

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. chillnoun

    Synonyms:
    chilliness, shiver, rigor

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "chill":

    relax, cooling, cool, windchill, thrill, cold

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How to use chill in a sentence?

  1. Meghan McCain:

    I'd like everybody to take a collective breath and chill out on my dad for a second — especially Orrin Hatch.

  2. Thomas Merton:

    Death is someone you see very clearly with eyes in the center of your heart: eyes that see not by reacting to light, but by reacting to a kind of a chill from within the marrow of your own life.

  3. Dr. Jose P. Rizal:

    Fame to be sweet must resound in the ears of those we love, in the atmosphere of the land that will guard our ashes. Fame should hover over our tomb to warm with its heat the chill of death, so that we may not be completely reduced to nothingness, that something of us may survive! (Noli Me Tangere)

  4. Sabrina Johnson:

    It’s beautiful, 75 degrees, slight breeze, but the water is still warm, it's a little crowded, but it's chill. Everyone's just enjoying their peaceful time at the beach.

  5. George Gordon Byron:

    For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast,And breathed in the face of the foe as he pass'dAnd the eyes of the sleepers wax'd deadly and chill,And their hearts but once heaved, and for ever grew still


Translations for chill

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  • قشعريرةArabic
  • хлад, студен, мраз, закалявам, хладен, охладнявам, охлаждам, закалявам сеBulgarian
  • chilleDanish
  • Kühle, kühler, Frost, abschrecken, chillen, kühlen, relaxen, Kälte, abkühlen, Schauer, KälteschauerGerman
  • malvarmumiEsperanto
  • frío, fresco, enfriarSpanish
  • چاییدنPersian
  • viileys, karkaista, puistatus, väristys, kylmät väreet, jäähtyä, viileä, kylmentyä, jäähdyttää, ottaa rennosti, viilentää, karkaistuaFinnish
  • fraicheur, froid, frisson, se relaxerFrench
  • fuaraichScottish Gaelic
  • צינה, קרירה, קרירות, קרירHebrew
  • dinginIndonesian
  • raffreddarsi, calmarsi, fresco, brivido di freddo, frescura, freddezza, raffreddamento, rilassarsi, raffreddare, brivido, gelo, freddoItalian
  • לְצַנֵןHebrew
  • 寒気Japanese
  • 냉기Korean
  • chillenDutch
  • avkjøle, kjølne, chilleNorwegian
  • hakʼazNavajo, Navaho
  • дрожь, озноб, холод, прохлада, морозRussian
  • เย็นThai
  • ציטערYiddish
  • 寒意Chinese

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