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Meaning of CHILLY

Pronunciation:  'chilee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency
  2. [adj]  not characterized by emotion; "a female form in marble--a chilly but ideal medium for depicting abstract virtues"-C.W.Cunningham
  3. [adj]  uncomfortably cool; "a chill wind"; "chilly weather"
  4. [adj]  lacking warmth of feeling; "a chilly greeting"; "an unfriendly manner"

CHILLY is a 6 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: chile, chili, chili pepper, chill, chilli, cool, unemotional, unfriendly
 See Also: Capsicum annuum longum, cayenne, cayenne pepper, chili powder, chilli pepper, hot pepper, jalapeno, jalapeno pepper, long pepper



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Chill"y\, a.
Moderately cold; cold and raw or damp so as to cause
shivering; causing or feeling a disagreeable sensation of
cold, or a shivering.

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