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Synonyms for frigid
ˈfrɪdʒ ɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cold, frigid(adj)

    sexually unresponsive

    "was cold to his advances"; "a frigid woman"

    Synonyms:
    wintry, dusty, polar, arctic, glacial, cold, gelid, moth-eaten, stale, frosty, inhuman, frozen, icy, cold-blooded, insensate

    Antonyms:
    hot, loving

  2. arctic, frigid, gelid, glacial, icy, polar(adj)

    extremely cold

    "an arctic climate"; "a frigid day"; "gelid waters of the North Atlantic"; "glacial winds"; "icy hands"; "polar weather"

    Synonyms:
    polar, north-polar, icy, cold, gelid, pivotal, diametric, opposite, frosty, diametrical, frozen, glacial, arctic, wintry

    Antonyms:
    hot, loving

  3. frigid, frosty, frozen, glacial, icy, wintry(adj)

    devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain

    "a frigid greeting"; "got a frosty reception"; "a frozen look on their faces"; "a glacial handshake"; "icy stare"; "wintry smile"

    Synonyms:
    wintry, frozen, nipping, icy, wintery, frozen(p), quick-frozen, arctic, snappy, gelid, crisp, rooted(p), fixed, glacial, rimed, flash-frozen, cold, polar, stock-still, rimy, nippy, frosty

    Antonyms:
    hot, loving

Wiktionary

  1. frigid(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    fervid

  2. frigid(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    fervid

  3. frigid(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    fervid

  4. frigid(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    fervid

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. frigid

    Synonyms:
    cold, inanimate, lifeless, passionless, distant, forbidding

    Antonyms:
    warm, ardent, impassioned

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. frigid(a.)

    Synonyms:
    cold, cool, GELID, not hot, of a low temperature

  2. frigid(a.)

    Synonyms:
    dull, unanimated, lifeless

  3. frigid(a.)

    Synonyms:
    forbidding, formal, prim, stiff, repulsive, chilling

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    icy, glacial

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1672fixed
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#4775stupid
#4782regardless
#5425opposite
#6604frozen
#7387calm
#7487polar
#7734arctic
#9085distant
#11793crisp
#15965dusty
#18042stony
#20303icy
#21478pivotal
#24087indifferent
#24888careless
#25063glacial
#25360stale
#25698negligent
#27777frosty
#31262inhuman
#38411snappy
#41204lifeless
#42416forbidding
#49342inanimate
#52117frigid
#53112apathetic
#61943wintry
#68910unconcerned
#71943uninterested
#77099unmoved
#82562dispassionate
#91935nipping
#98935heedless
#117029nippy
#133733wintery
#143096stolid
#148311purposeless
#155481unmindful
#190039passionless
#213663phlegmatic
#272680insensate
#278104diametric

How to use frigid in a sentence?

  1. Julie Burchill:

    Show me a frigid women and, nine times out of ten, I'll show you a little man.

  2. Philippus Wester:

    This is the climate crisis you haven't heard of, global warming is on track to transform the frigid, glacier-covered mountain peaks of the HKH cutting across eight countries to bare rocks in a little less than a century.

  3. Yvonne Owens:

    McCall is all about the nostalgia of the place, we have walked down those streets so many times. We have swum in that frigid water until we were pruney. We have hiked through those woods and picked huckleberries until our fingers were blue and our legs were sore. The people are wonderful and we enjoy shopping in the same stores and eating in the same restaurants every time we are there.

  4. Ralph Goodale:

    Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Manitoba said at least 183 people walked across the border in frigid temperatures since Jan. 1. Goodale said the pace has picked up and it’s largely because of Trump’s executive order which temporarily banned visitors from predominantly-Muslim nations and expanded immigration enforcement across the U.S. The current accelerated rate started in the first week of February and we’ve been following this very, very closely.


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