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colds的用法

  • 2020-08-26
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colds的用法

  • n. [内科] 感冒;寒冷(cold的复数形式)
cold
  • n.
    • a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs)

      "will they never find a cure for the common cold?"

      同义词: common cold

    • the absence of heat

      "the coldness made our breath visible"; " come in out of the cold"; " cold is a vasoconstrictor"

      同义词: coldness low temperature frigidity frigidness

    • the sensation produced by low temperatures

      "he shivered from the cold"; " the cold helped clear his head"

      同义词: coldness

  • adj.
    • used of physical coldness; having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration

      "a cold climate"; " a cold room"; " dinner has gotten cold"; " cold fingers"; " if you are cold, turn up the heat"; " a cold beer"

    • extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion

      "a cold unfriendly nod"; " a cold and unaffectionate person"; " a cold impersonal manner"; " cold logic"; " the concert left me cold"

    • having lost freshness through passage of time

      "a cold trail"; " dogs attempting to catch a cold scent"

    • (color) giving no sensation of warmth

      "a cold bluish grey"

    • marked by errorless familiarity

      "had her lines cold before rehearsals started"

    • no longer new; uninteresting

      "cold (or stale) news"

      同义词: stale

    • so intense as to be almost uncontrollable

      "cold fury gripped him"

    • sexually unresponsive

      "was cold to his advances"

      同义词: frigid

    • without compunction or human feeling

      "in cold blood"; " cold-blooded killing"

      同义词: cold-blooded inhuman insensate

    • feeling or showing no enthusiasm

      "a cold audience"; " a cold response to the new play"

    • unconscious from a blow or shock or intoxication

      "the boxer was out cold"; " pass out cold"

    • of a seeker; far from the object sought
    • lacking the warmth of life

      "cold in his grave"


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