trail goes cold

Definition of trail goes cold

  1. —used to say that the marks, signs, smells, etc., that are left behind by someone or something can no longer be found or followed When we got to the river, the trail went cold.

Word by Word Definitions

trailplay
  1. :  to hang down so as to drag along or sweep the ground

    :  to extend over a surface in a loose or straggling manner

    :  to grow to such length as to droop over toward the ground

  1. :  something that trails or is trailed: such as

    :  a trailing plant

    :  the train of a gown

goes
  1. : present tense third-person singular ofgo

    : plural ofgo

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

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

    :  not heated: such as

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

    :  a condition of low temperature

    :  cold weather

  1. :  with utter finality :  absolutely, completely

    :  abruptly

    :  without introduction or advance notice


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a dividing ridge between drainage areas

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