Definition of coldness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈkəʊldnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈkoʊldnəs//
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  1. 1the lack of warm feelings; unfriendly behaviour She was hurt by the coldness in his voice.
  2. 2the state of being cold the icy coldness of the water opposite warmth
  3. Extra examples The icy coldness of the water revived her. There was a coldness in her voice. his coldness towards his parents the coldness between Jack and Martha
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: coldness