warmer

noun

warm·​er ˈwȯr-mər How to pronounce warmer (audio)
: one that warms
especially : a device for keeping something warm
a hand warmer

Examples of warmer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The couple provided blankets and hand warmers for guests. Alix Wall, New York Times, 29 Dec. 2023 The hand warmers are each designed with one button that’s used to turn the devices on and off, display battery life, and toggle between three heat settings, which range from about 100 to 130 degrees Fahrenheit. Olivia Young, Travel + Leisure, 21 Dec. 2023 Basically, these gentle giants are jumbo lap warmers with adorably quirky personalities and loads of charm. Southern Living Editors, Southern Living, 1 Dec. 2023 Hand warmers, shoe spikes, and a car escape tool all made the list. Merrell Readman, Travel + Leisure, 25 Jan. 2024 Wintertime picnics don’t have to be frosty—here’s what to bring to yours, from hot chocolate to hand warmers. Abby Wilson, Better Homes & Gardens, 22 Jan. 2024 The Listening House welcomes donations of new or used hats, gloves, hand warmers and coats to help get through the winter. Mara H. Gottfried, Twin Cities, 18 Jan. 2024 Picture this: a gadget that connects your Bluetooth headphones to an airplane TV, a touchscreen toaster that’s more sci-fi than kitchen appliance, and hand warmers that feel like pocket-sized suns. Cristian Esteban, Rolling Stone, 4 Jan. 2024 Do bottle warmers fit all bottles? Not every warmer universally fits every bottle on the market. Dorian Smith-Garcia, Parents, 18 Sep. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1595, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of warmer was in 1595

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“Warmer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/warmer. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

Kids Definition

warmer

noun
warm·​er ˈwȯr-mər How to pronounce warmer (audio)
: one that warms
especially : a device for keeping something warm
a foot warmer
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