Definitions for warmthwɔrmθ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

warmthwɔrmθ(n.)

  1. the quality or state of being warm; moderate or gentle heat.

  2. the sensation of moderate heat.

  3. ardor or fervor; enthusiasm.

  4. the quality of being intimate and attached.

  5. an effect of brightness, cheerfulness, etc., achieved esp. by the use of warm colors:

    a room of great warmth.

  6. the ability to produce a sensation of heat.

  7. slight anger or irritation.

Origin of warmth:

1125–75; ME wermth. See warm , -th1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. heat, warmth(noun)

    the sensation caused by heat energy

  2. warmheartedness, warmth(noun)

    a warmhearted feeling

  3. warmth, warmness(noun)

    the quality of having a moderate degree of heat

    "an agreeable warmth in the house"

  4. heat, warmth, passion(noun)

    the trait of being intensely emotional

  5. affectionateness, fondness, lovingness, warmth(noun)

    a quality proceeding from feelings of affection or love

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. warmth(noun)ɔrmθ

    the feeling of being warm that sth gives you

    the warmth of the sun; protected by the jacket's warmth

  2. warmthɔrmθ

    a sense of friendliness or kindness

    the warmth of the people; the warmth of their welcome

Wiktionary

  1. warmth(Noun)

    A moderate degree of heat; the sensation of being warm.

  2. warmth(Noun)

    Friendliness, kindness or affection.

  3. warmth(Noun)

    The effect of using mostly red and yellow hues.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Warmth(noun)

    the quality or state of being warm; gentle heat; as, the warmth of the sun; the warmth of the blood; vital warmth

  2. Warmth(noun)

    a state of lively and excited interest; zeal; ardor; fervor; passion; enthusiasm; earnestness; as, the warmth of love or piety; he replied with much warmth

  3. Warmth(noun)

    the glowing effect which arises from the use of warm colors; hence, any similar appearance or effect in a painting, or work of color

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'warmth' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4368

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'warmth' in Nouns Frequency: #1811


Translations for warmth

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

warmth(noun)

the state of being warm

the warmth of the fire; The actor was delighted by the warmth of the applause; The warmth of her smile made me feel welcome.

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