1. cooling, chilling, temperature reduction, temperature change

usage: the process of becoming cooler; a falling temperature


1. chill, depress, deject, cast down, get down, dismay, dispirit, demoralize, demoralise

usage: depress or discourage; "The news of the city's surrender chilled the soldiers"

2. cool, chill, cool down, change, alter, modify

usage: make cool or cooler; "Chill the food"

3. cool, chill, cool down, change state, turn

usage: loose heat; "The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm"


1. chilling, scarey, scary, shivery, shuddery, alarming (vs. unalarming)

usage: provoking fear terror; "a scary movie"; "the most terrible and shuddery...tales of murder and revenge"

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