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Definition of "gelid" [gel•id]

  • Very cold; icy: gelid ocean waters. See Synonyms at cold. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "gelid" in a sentence
  • "According to the company, the name comes from "The English word" gelid "[which] is derived from the Latin word" gelidus "(extremely cold, icy).""
  • "The English word "gelid" is derived from the Latin word "gelidus" (extremely"
  • "The door shut, lifting dust into the gelid flaming moon."