cold snap

Definition of cold snap

:a brief period of very cold weather

Word by Word Definitions

cold play
  1. : having or being a temperature that is uncomfortably low for humans

  2. : having a relatively low temperature or one lower than normal or expected

  3. : not heated: such as

  1. : bodily sensation produced by loss or lack of heat

  2. : a condition of low temperature

  3. : a bodily disorder popularly associated with chilling

  1. : with utter finality : absolutely, completely

  2. : without introduction or advance notice

  3. : without preparation or warm-up

snap play
  1. : to make a sudden closing of the jaws : seize something sharply with the mouth

  2. : to grasp at something eagerly : make a pounce or snatch

  3. : to utter sharp biting words : bark out irritable or peevish retorts

  1. : an abrupt closing (as of the mouth in biting or of scissors in cutting)

  2. : a share of profits or booty

  3. : something that brings quick and easy profit or advantage

  1. : with a snap

  1. : done, made, or carried through suddenly or without deliberation

  2. : called or taken without prior warning

  3. : fastening with a snap


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