Definition of Warm

1. Verb. Get warm or warmer. "The soup warmed slowly on the stove"

Exact synonyms: Warm Up
Generic synonyms: Change
Derivative terms: Warming



2. Adjective. Having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat or imparting or maintaining heat. "A warm coat"
Attributes: Temperature
Also: Hot
Similar to: Lukewarm, Tepid, Warmed, Warming
Antonyms: Cool
Derivative terms: Warmness

3. Adverb. In a warm manner. "Warm-clad skiers"
Exact synonyms: Warmly

4. Verb. Make warm or warmer. "The blanket will warm you"
Generic synonyms: Alter, Change, Modify
Specialized synonyms: Chafe
Derivative terms: Warmer

5. Adjective. Psychologically warm; friendly and responsive. "Warm support"
Attributes: Emotionalism, Emotionality
Also: Emotional, Friendly
Similar to: Cordial, Hearty
Antonyms: Cool
Derivative terms: Warmness

6. Adjective. (color) inducing the impression of warmth; used especially of reds and oranges and yellows. "Warm reds and yellows and orange"
Similar to: Hot
Antonyms: Cool

7. Adjective. Having or displaying warmth or affection. "A warm embrace"

8. Adjective. Freshly made or left. "The scent is warm"
Exact synonyms: Strong
Similar to: Fresh

9. Adjective. Easily aroused or excited. "A warm temper"
Exact synonyms: Quick
Similar to: Excitable
Derivative terms: Quickness

10. Adjective. Characterized by strong enthusiasm. "Warm support"
Exact synonyms: Ardent
Similar to: Enthusiastic

11. Adjective. Characterized by liveliness or excitement or disagreement. "A warm debate"
Similar to: Lively

12. Adjective. Uncomfortable because of possible danger or trouble. "Made things warm for the bookies"
Similar to: Uncomfortable

13. Adjective. Of a seeker; near to the object sought. "Hot on the trail"
Similar to: Close, Near, Nigh

Definition of Warm

1. a. Having heat in a moderate degree; not cold as, warm milk.

2. v. t. To communicate a moderate degree of heat to; to render warm; to supply or furnish heat to; as, a stove warms an apartment.

3. v. i. To become warm, or moderately heated; as, the earth soon warms in a clear day summer.

4. n. The act of warming, or the state of being warmed; a warming; a heating.

5. a. Having heat in a moderate degree; not cold as, warm milk.

6. v. t. To communicate a moderate degree of heat to; to render warm; to supply or furnish heat to; as, a stove warms an apartment.

7. v. i. To become warm, or moderately heated; as, the earth soon warms in a clear day summer.

8. n. The act of warming, or the state of being warmed; a warming; a heating.

Definition of Warm

1. Adjective. Having a temperature slightly higher than usual, but still pleasant; a mild temperature. ¹

2. Adjective. Being something that causes warmth, or the impression thereof. ¹

3. Adjective. Caring or charming, of relations to another person. ¹

4. Adjective. Having a color in the red-orange-yellow part of the visible electromagnetic spectrum. ¹

5. Adjective. Close, often used in the context of a game in which "warm" and "cold" are used to indicate nearness to the goal. ¹

6. Adjective. (archaic) Ardent, zealous. ¹

7. Verb. (transitive) To make or keep warm. ¹

8. Verb. (intransitive) to become warm, to heat up ¹

9. Verb. (intransitive) To increasingly favour. ¹

10. Noun. (colloquial) The act of warming, or the state of being warmed; a heating. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Warm

1. moderately hot [adj WARMER, WARMEST] / to make warm [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: warm

Medical Definition of Warm

1. 1. To communicate a moderate degree of heat to; to render warm; to supply or furnish heat to; as, a stove warms an apartment. "Then shall it [an ash tree] be for a man to burn; for he will take thereof and warm himself." (Isa. Xliv 15) "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. "I formerly warmed my head with reading controversial writings." (Pope) "Bright hopes, that erst bosom warmed." (Keble) Origin: AS. Wearmian. See Warm. 1. Having heat in a moderate degree; not cold as, warm milk. "Whose blood is warm within." "Warm and still is the summer night." (Longfellow) 2. Having a sensation of heat, especially. 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. 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) "Each warm wish springs mutual from the heart." (Pope) "They say he's warm man and does not care to be mad mouths at." (Addison) "I had been none of the warmest of partisans." (Hawthor) 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) "You shall have a draft upon him, payable at sight: and let me tell you he as warm a man as any within five miles round him." (Goldsmith) 7. In children's games, being near the object sought for; hence, being close to the discovery of some person, thing, or fact concealed. "Here, indeed, young Mr. Dowse was getting "warm," children say at blindman's buff." (Black) 8. Having yellow or red for a basis, or in their composition; said of colours, and opposed to cold which is of blue and its compounds. Synonym: Ardent, zealous, fervent, glowing, enthusiastic, cordial, keen, violent, furious, hot. Origin: AS. Wearm; akin to OS, OFries, D, & G. Warm, Icel. Varmr, Sw. & Dan. Varm, Goth. Warmjan to warm; probably akin to Lith. Virti to cook, boil; or perhaps to Skr. Gharma heat, OL. Formus warm. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Warm

warlessness
warlike
warlikeness
warling
warlings
warlock
warlockry
warlocks
warlord
warlording
warlordism
warlordisms
warlords
warlott
warly
warm (current term)
warm-blooded
warm-blooded animal
warm-bloodedness
warm-cold haemolysin
warm-hearted
warm-heartedly
warm-hot intergalactic medium
warm-toned
warm-up
warm-up jacket
warm-up jackets
warm-ups
warm agglutinins
warm antibody

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