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chilly

(chĭl′ē)
adj. chill·ier, chill·iest
1. Cool or cold enough to cause discomfort.
2. Feeling cold, often to the point of shivering.

chill′i·ly adv.
chill′i·ness n.
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"That society enjoyed its so-call ed 'Golden Age' in precisely the chilliest part of the Little Ice Age.
Shawbury, near Shrewsbury, was the chilliest place in the UK, with thermometers hitting -25.5degC.
Delaying the change for six weeks means customers will pay the higher rates during the chilliest months so the fatcats patting themselves on the back should not expect cheers from families sick of bills rocketing, then falling slowly like a feather before stopping short of where they started.
Left: Add some warmth to the chilliest room in |the home, without even touching the thermostat!
Left: Add some warmth to the chilliest room in the home, without even touching the thermostat!
Open plan living has much to recommend it, but during the chilliest months of the year, a large space can be hard to heat.
Its deep-filled 'high loft' pockets of top quality, white duck feather provide gentle, restful support and will keep you cosy through the chilliest of nights.
When leaders of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (Nato) meet later this week near Cardiff, they will be faced with the lowest and chilliest ebb in East-West relations since the end of the Cold War a quarter of a century ago.
The chilliest spots lay along the gentle slopes of a ridge at an elevation of 4,000 meters.
Oparg Karankawinpong, deputy director of the Department of Disease Control, said Thursday that as many as 63 people in 24 provinces have died from cold-related ailments since the cool season began in late October, with the north and northeast being the country's chilliest areas.
Reverse both mittens and there you have it--adorable hand-warmers for even the chilliest of winter days.