Definitions for tepidˈtɛp ɪd

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word tepid

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lukewarm, tepid(adj)

    moderately warm

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

  2. halfhearted, half-hearted, tepid, lukewarm(adj)

    feeling or showing little interest or enthusiasm

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

Wiktionary

  1. tepid(Adjective)

    Lukewarm; neither warm nor cool.

    I'm drinking a cup of tepid water.

  2. tepid(Adjective)

    Uninterested; exhibiting little passion or eagerness.

    He gave me a tepid response to the proposal.

  3. Origin: From tepidus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tepid(adj)

    moderately warm; lukewarm; as, a tepid bath; tepid rays; tepid vapors

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Wang Xufeng:

    Tepid demand and the week-long Lunar New Year holiday have limited the rise in imports.

  2. The Aussie:

    Tepid demand is a main factor behind the oversupply of manufacturing and why it has not recovered.

  3. Maurice Carroll:

    Since 'Bridgegate' broke, Christie’s numbers have been tepid at best, it’s hurt him. Bad headlines translate into bad polls.

  4. Joseph Seneca:

    There’s the income effect, in New Jersey, we’ve had tepid overall economic activity, so it’s not surprising to have tepid growth in traffic volumes.

  5. Art Hogan:

    Earnings have been fairly good but the problem is that we haven't seen organic revenue growth and are also seeing tepid guidance from companies in face of the strong dollar.

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