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Chilly

Chilly

WordNet



adjective


(1)   Not characterized by emotion
"A female form in marble--a chilly but ideal medium for depicting abstract virtues"-C.W.Cunningham
(2)   Lacking warmth of feeling
"A chilly greeting"
(3)   Uncomfortably cool
"A chill wind"
"Chilly weather"

noun


(4)   Very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency
Wiktonary



Adjective



  1. Cold enough to cause shivering; or suddenly feeling cold
    I'm getting rather chilly over here - could you shut the window please?
  2. Unfriendly or distant and cool
    She gave me a chilly look when I suggested it
  3. (ultimate frisbee) calm and focused (with -o(ffense) or -d(efense))