1.Having heat in a moderate degree; not cold as, warm milk.
Warm and still is the summer night.
- Longfellow.
2.Having a sensation of heat, esp. of gentle heat; glowing.
3.Subject to heat; having prevalence of heat, or little or no cold weather; as, the warm climate of Egypt.
4.Fig.: Not cool, indifferent, lukewarm, or the like, in spirit or temper; zealous; ardent; fervent; excited; sprightly; irritable; excitable.
Mirth, and youth, and warm desire!
- Milton.
They say he's warm man and does not care to be mad mouths at.
- Addison.
5.Violent; vehement; furious; excited; passionate; as, a warm contest; a warm debate.
Welcome, daylight; we shall have warm work on't.
- Dryden.
6.Being well off as to property, or in good circumstances; forehanded; rich.
Warm householders, every one of them.
- W. Irving.
7.In children's games, being near the object sought for; hence, being close to the discovery of some person, thing, or fact concealed.
8.(Paint.) Having yellow or red for a basis, or in their composition; - said of colors, and opposed to cold which is of blue and its compounds.
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Warmed ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Warming.]
1.To communicate a moderate degree of heat to; to render warm; to supply or furnish heat to; as, a stove warms an apartment.
Enough to warm, but not enough to burn.
- Longfellow.
2.To make engaged or earnest; to interest; to engage; to excite ardor or zeal; to enliven.
v. i.1.
1.To become warm, or moderately heated; as, the earth soon warms in a clear day summer.
There shall not be a coal to warm at.
- Isa. xlvii. 14.
2.To become ardent or animated; as, the speake warms as he proceeds.
n.1.The act of warming, or the state of being warmed; a warming; a heating.
Verb1.warm - get warm or warmer; "The soup warmed slowly on the stove"
Synonyms: warm up
2.warm - make warm or warmer; "The blanket will warm you"
Adj.1.warm - having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat or imparting or maintaining heat; "a warm body"; "a warm room"; "a warm climate"; "a warm coat"
cool - neither warm or very cold; giving relief from heat; "a cool autumn day"; "a cool room"; "cool summer dresses"; "cool drinks"; "a cool breeze"
2.warm - psychologically warm; friendly and responsive; "a warm greeting"; "a warm personality"; "warm support"
cool - psychologically cool and unenthusiastic; unfriendly or unresponsive or showing dislike; "relations were cool and polite"; "a cool reception"; "cool to the idea of higher taxes"
3.warm - (color) inducing the impression of warmth; used especially of reds and oranges and yellows; "warm reds and yellows and orange"
cool - (color) inducing the impression of coolness; used especially of greens and blues and violets; "cool greens and blues and violets"
4.warm - having or displaying warmth or affection; "affectionate children"; "caring parents"; "a fond embrace"; "fond of his nephew"; "a tender glance"; "a warm embrace"
5.warm - freshly made or left; "a warm trail"; "the scent is warm"
Synonyms: strong
6.warm - easily aroused or excited; "a quick temper"; "a warm temper"
Synonyms: quick
7.warm - characterized by strong enthusiasm; "ardent revolutionaries"; "warm support"
Synonyms: ardent
8.warm - characterized by liveliness or excitement or disagreement; "a warm debate"
9.warm - uncomfortable because of possible danger or trouble; "made things warm for the bookies"
10.warm - of a seeker; near to the object sought; "you're getting warm"; "hot on the trail"
Synonyms: hot
Adv.1.warm - in a warm manner; "warmly dressed"; "warm-clad skiers"
Synonyms: warmly
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