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Wiktionary

  1. chills(Noun)

    A feeling of being cold, a symptom of many conditions.

Freebase

  1. Chills

    Chills or rigor is a shaking occurring during a high fever. It occurs because cytokines and prostaglandins are released as part of an immune response and increase the set point for body temperature in the hypothalamus. "Rigor" is sometimes considered a synonym for "chills".

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Chills

    The sudden sensation of being cold. It may be accompanied by SHIVERING.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chills in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chills in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michael Burgess:

    I remember the measles. It was bad. Hard shaking chills doesn't even begin to describe it.

  2. David Nevin:

    Otherwise, we can't dispel the idea we're being watched, which chills the ability to conduct a defense.

  3. Paul McGinley:

    And there's this perfect formation of geese in a vee flying right over the clubhouse, gives me chills even now just thinking about it.

  4. Michael Burgess:

    It is important for parents to have their children vaccinated, i remember the measles. It was bad. Hard shaking chills doesn't even begin to describe it.

  5. National Weather Service:

    We're dropping below zero and wind chills will be dropping to 20 below and maybe minus-25 by morning, people should take it seriously. It is the coldest in Massachusetts in many years.

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