"cold-blooded" Definition

  1. a. Having cold blood; -- said of fish or animals whose blood is but little warmer than the water or air about them.
  2. a. Deficient in sensibility or feeling; hard-hearted.
  3. a. Not thoroughbred; -- said of animals, as horses, which are derived from the common stock of a country.

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Position in dictionary: 18888 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a., a.,
Words that start with "cold-blooded": 1
Words that end with "cold-blooded": 1
Words that contain "cold-blooded": 1
Next words in dictionary: cold-hearted, cold-short, cold-shut, coldfinch, coldish
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English Dictionary Definition of cold-blooded

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