Examples of cold fish in a Sentence
She's a lovely person, but her husband's a bit of a cold fish.
her husband is such a cold fish that I'm reluctant to have them over for dinner
Recent Examples of cold fish from the Web
That solace is not forthcoming, and not only because Elliot is a very cold fish.
Frank thought him, despite the expensive suit, the leather briefcase and the manicured hands, or perhaps because of them, a cold fish.
There is nothing cathartic or healthful about breaking a cold sweat, and a cold fish is not attractive as entrée or lover.
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COLD FISH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cold fish for English Language Learners
: a cold and unfriendly person
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