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"
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
Origin: [AS. wearmian.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
wawrm, adj. having moderate heat, hot: subject to heat: zealous: easily excited: violent: enthusiastic: intimate, close: fresh, of a scent: (coll.) comfortable, well-off: (coll.) indelicate.—v.t. to make warm: to interest: to excite: (coll.) to beat.—v.i. to become warm or ardent.—n. (coll.) a heating.—adj. Warm′-blood′ed, having warm blood: generous, passionate.—n. War′mer.—adj. Warm′-heart′ed, having warm affections: affectionate: hearty.—ns. Warm′-heart′edness; War′ming, act of warming: (slang) a beating; War′ming-pan, a covered pan, with a long handle, for holding live-coals to warm a bed: a person put into a situation to hold it till another is able to take it.—adv. Warm′ly.—ns. Warm′ness; Warmth, moderate heat: geniality: earnestness, moderate or growing anger: the bright effect of warm colours.—Warm colours (paint.), colours of which the basis is yellow or red. [A.S. wearm; Ger. warm.]
Used to describe the weather between a specific temperature range defined by a meteorological service according to a specific locality, region or country relative to the climate, season and time of year of a specific day or time period.
People in Spain may find fifteen degrees in the evening cool where as in Ireland people may find fifteen degrees in the evening warm.
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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
The numerical value of WARM in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of WARM in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
And virtue, though in rags, will keep me warm.
A man with a warm heart is no different than a warm house in the middle of a bitter winter!
Give a man a fire and keep him warm for a day. Light a man on fire and he will be warm for rest of his life.
If they continue on this path it sets a bad precedent for warm-water species management, we just think long term it will harm the (warm-water) fishery.
Nursing Home Orderly You can trouble me for a warm glass of shut-the-hell-up. Now, you will go to sleep or I will put you to sleep. Check out the name tag. You're in my world now, grandma.
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Translations for WARM
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- دافئ, دفيءArabic
- tomm, klouarBreton
- càlid, calentCatalan, Valencian
- teplý, ohřát, vřelý, zahřátCzech
- varm, holde, varme, interessere, opvarme, lunDanish
- fürsorglich, warm, warmherzig, wärmenGerman
- cálido, calentar, caliente, calurosoSpanish
- lämmitellä, lämmin, lämpöinen, palava, lämmetä, lämmittääFinnish
- réchauffer, chaud, chaleureuse, chauffer, cordial, enflammée, chaude, échauffer, chaleureux, cordiale, enflamméFrench
- waarmWestern Frisian
- blàth, garScottish Gaelic
- morno, quenteGalician
- נפתח, חמה, חמים, חמימה, חם, חימםHebrew
- गर्म, गरमHindi
- տաք, ջերմArmenian
- cordial, calorose, calideInterlingua
- caldo, affezionarsi a, caloroso, scaldare, cordiale, accostarsi a, riscaldare, ardenteItalian
- 温める, 暖かい, 温かい, 暖めるJapanese
- 따뜻하다, 따뜻한Korean
- calefacio, calesco, caleo, calidusLatin
- wuarm, waarm, wiermenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- silts, sildītLatvian
- နွေး, ပူBurmese
- warmlopen, warm, verwarmen, warm houden, opwarmenDutch
- varmeNorwegian Nynorsk
- ciepły, żarliwy, ogrzewaćPolish
- esquentar, morno, caloroso, aquecer, cordialPortuguese
- cald, caldă, apropiată, încălzi, apropiatRomanian
- grijati, topao, топао, žarkiSerbo-Croatian
- ogreti, topel, segreti, gretiSlovene
- సాదరంగా, సాదరమైన, వెచ్చనిTelugu
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