warmer

noun
warm·​er | \ ˈwȯr-mər How to pronounce warmer (audio) \

Definition of warmer

: one that warms especially : a device for keeping something warm a hand warmer

Examples of warmer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Slap a sticky toe warmer on the back of your phone and the battery won’t drain as quickly from the cold. Blair Braverman, Outside Online, 10 Dec. 2020 For instance, the 2012 map zones changed in many areas by 5 degrees – or a half-zone warmer – than the previous map. oregonlive, 21 Mar. 2022 And a warmer, wetter world means a greater risk of waterborne disease — the country was hit hard by an outbreak of Dengue fever in 2019. David Marchesephotograph By Mamadi Doumbouya, New York Times, 11 Mar. 2022 The building's sprinkler system extinguished the fire, which Pixley said was reportedly caused by a food warmer that malfunctioned. Nicholas Rice, PEOPLE.com, 4 Mar. 2022 In the last five years, many of these Arctic species have almost entirely disappeared from the northern Bering, while populations of warmer-dwelling fish have proliferated. Los Angeles Times, 17 Dec. 2021 Schumacher skied with patriotic red and blue patches of tape on his cheeks, plus a striped red and white neck warmer. Nat Herz, Anchorage Daily News, 4 Feb. 2022 The wash-day essential looks like a regular hand warmer, but upon close inspection, there are little nodules on the surface that detangle hair, massage the scalp, and gently scrubs away leftover product, dirt, and excess oil. ELLE, 2 Feb. 2022 In these cases, the baby is placed under a warmer to stabilize the child, and nurses perform other assessments before the baby is returned to the mom. James E. Causey, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 1 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of warmer

1595, in the meaning defined above

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warmer

warm feeling

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“Warmer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/warmer. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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