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Synonyms for lukewarm
ˈlukˈwɔrmluke·warm

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. lukewarmadjective

    Synonyms:
    tepid

  2. lukewarmadjective

    Temperature between warm and cool.

    Wash it in lukewarm water.

    Synonyms:
    tepid

  3. lukewarmadjective

    Not very enthusiastic (about a proposal or an idea).

    The suggestion met with only a lukewarm response.

    Synonyms:
    tepid

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. lukewarm, tepidadjective

    moderately warm

    "he hates lukewarm coffee"; "tepid bath water"

    Synonyms:
    halfhearted, tepid, half-hearted

    Antonyms:
    cool, enthusiastic

  2. halfhearted, half-hearted, tepid, lukewarmadjective

    feeling or showing little interest or enthusiasm

    "a halfhearted effort"; "gave only lukewarm support to the candidate"

    Synonyms:
    halfhearted, tepid, half-hearted

    Antonyms:
    enthusiastic, cool

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. lukewarmadjective

    Synonyms:
    tepid, blood warm, slightly warm

  2. lukewarmadjective

    Synonyms:
    indifferent, unconcerned, listless, cold, torpid, dull, dead, not ardent, not zealous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. lukewarmadjective

    Synonyms:
    tepid, indifferent, cool, unconcerned

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "lukewarm":

    tepid, tibia, half-hearted, warm, grudging

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How to use lukewarm in a sentence?

  1. Ray Mabus:

    We're not lukewarm about the F-35 in terms of the need for it in the fleet, and the fact that it's going to form the backbone of our carrier air for a long time.

  2. Machiavelli:

    It must be considered that there is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, than to initiate a new order of things. For the reformer has enemies in all those who would profit by the old order, only lukewarm defenders in all those who would profit by the new.

  3. Machiavelli:

    It must be remembered that there is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to manage, than the creation of a new system. For the initiator has the enmity of all who would profit by the preservation of the old institutions and merely lukewarm defenders in those who would gain by the new ones.

  4. Orson Welles:

    There are three intolerable things in life - cold coffee, lukewarm champagne, and overexcited women.

  5. Jeanne Marrazzo:

    Whatever is done, states experiencing these increases in severe illness and with health care facilities under siege need help and a plan B, because plan A, reopening with lukewarm or no adherence to masks or social distancing clearly did not work.


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