Definitions for WARMwɔrm
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
having or giving out a moderate degree of heat, as perceived by the senses:
a warm bath.
characterized by a moderately or comparatively high temperature:
a warm oven; a warm climate.
having a sensation of bodily heat.
conserving or maintaining warmth or heat:
(of colors) suggestive of warmth; inclining toward red or orange rather than green or blue.
characterized by or showing affection, kindliness, or sympathy:
a warm heart.
strongly attached; intimate:
cordial or hearty:
a warm welcome.
heated, irritated, or angry.
a warm debate.
strong or fresh:
a warm scent.
close to something sought, as in a game.
uncomfortable or unpleasant.
(v.t.)to make warm; heat (often fol. by up):
to warm one's hands.
to heat or cook (something) for reuse, as leftovers (usu. fol. by over or up):
Warm up the stew.
to excite enthusiasm, cheerfulness, vitality, etc., in (someone):
a little wine to warm the company.
to inspire with kindly feeling; affect with lively pleasure:
It warms my soul to hear you say that.
to fill (a person, crowd, etc.) with strong feelings, as hatred or anger.
(v.i.)to become warm or warmer (often fol. by up).
to become enthusiastic, animated, etc. (often fol. by up or to):
The speaker quickly warmed to her subject.
to grow kindly or sympathetically disposed (often fol. by to or toward):
My heart warmed toward him.
warm up, to prepare one's body for strenuous exercise by engaging in moderate exercise. to increase in excitement, intensity, violence, etc. to become friendlier or more receptive. to entertain (an audience) prior to a broadcast to increase receptiveness.
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(n.)Informal. a warming.
Origin of warm:
bef. 900; ME werm, warm, OE wearm, c. OFris, OS, OHG warm, ON varmr
having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat or imparting or maintaining heat
"a warm body"; "a warm room"; "a warm climate"; "a warm coat"
psychologically warm; friendly and responsive
"a warm greeting"; "a warm personality"; "warm support"
(color) inducing the impression of warmth; used especially of reds and oranges and yellows
"warm reds and yellows and orange"
affectionate, fond, lovesome, tender, warm(adj)
having or displaying warmth or affection
"affectionate children"; "a fond embrace"; "fond of his nephew"; "a tender glance"; "a warm embrace"
freshly made or left
"a warm trail"; "the scent is warm"
easily aroused or excited
"a quick temper"; "a warm temper"
characterized by strong enthusiasm
"ardent revolutionaries"; "warm support"
characterized by liveliness or excitement or disagreement
"a warm debate"
uncomfortable because of possible danger or trouble
"made things warm for the bookies"
of a seeker; near to the object sought
"you're getting warm"; "hot on the trail"
warm, warm up(verb)
get warm or warmer
"The soup warmed slowly on the stove"
make warm or warmer
"The blanket will warm you"
in a warm manner
"warmly dressed"; "warm-clad skiers"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a warm day; Come for a swim - the water's warm.; We went inside to keep warm.
(of a building or clothing) making you stay warm
a warm room; The sweater kept me nice and warm.
friendly and kind
a warm welcome from the local people; the warm relationship between the two leaders
having a color that makes you think of warm things
a warm red
The sun had warmed the bricks.; Warm the bread in the oven for ten minutes.
having heat in a moderate degree; not cold as, warm milk
having a sensation of heat, esp. of gentle heat; glowing
subject to heat; having prevalence of heat, or little or no cold weather; as, the warm climate of Egypt
fig.: Not cool, indifferent, lukewarm, or the like, in spirit or temper; zealous; ardent; fervent; excited; sprightly; irritable; excitable
violent; vehement; furious; excited; passionate; as, a warm contest; a warm debate
being well off as to property, or in good circumstances; forehanded; rich
in children's games, being near the object sought for; hence, being close to the discovery of some person, thing, or fact concealed
having yellow or red for a basis, or in their composition; -- said of colors, and opposed to cold which is of blue and its compounds
to communicate a moderate degree of heat to; to render warm; to supply or furnish heat to; as, a stove warms an apartment
to make engaged or earnest; to interest; to engage; to excite ardor or zeal; to enliven
to become warm, or moderately heated; as, the earth soon warms in a clear day summer
to become ardent or animated; as, the speake/ warms as he proceeds
the act of warming, or the state of being warmed; a warming; a heating
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'WARM' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1701
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'WARM' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1313
Rank popularity for the word 'WARM' in Verbs Frequency: #848
Rank popularity for the word 'WARM' in Adjectives Frequency: #173
Translations for WARM
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
moderately, or comfortably, hot
Are you warm enough, or shall I close the window?; a warm summer's day.
- soel, warmAfrikaans
- quentePortuguese (BR)
- (ευχάριστα) ζεστόςGreek
- de temperatura adecuada; caliente, caluroso; templado; cálidoSpanish
- (assez) chaudFrench
- hlÿr, volgur, heiturIcelandic
- agak panasMalay
- 暖和的Chinese (Trad.)
- теплий, зігрітийUkrainian
- قدرے گرمUrdu
- 暖和的Chinese (Simp.)
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