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frig·id

 (frĭj′ĭd)
adj.
1. Extremely cold. See Synonyms at cold.
2. Lacking warmth of feeling.
3. Stiff and formal in manner: a frigid refusal to a request.
4. Showing little or no enthusiasm: Scientists gave the new theory a frigid reception.
5. Often Offensive Lacking sexual desire or unwilling to engage in sexual activity. Used especially of women.

[Latin frīgidus, cold, from frīgus, the cold.]

fri·gid′i·ty (frĭ-jĭd′ĭ-tē), frig′id·ness n.
frig′id·ly adv.

frigid

(ˈfrɪdʒɪd)
adj
1. formal or stiff in behaviour or temperament; lacking in affection or warmth
2. (esp of a woman)
a. lacking sexual responsiveness
b. averse to sexual intercourse or unable to achieve orgasm during intercourse
3. characterized by physical coldness: a frigid zone.
[C15: from Latin frigidus cold, from frīgēre to be cold, freeze; related to Latin frīgus frost]
friˈgidity, ˈfrigidness n
ˈfrigidly adv

frig•id

(ˈfrɪdʒ ɪd)

adj.
1. very cold in temperature: a frigid climate.
2.
a. without warmth of feeling; without ardor or enthusiasm: a frigid reaction to the proposed law.
b. stiff or formal: a polite but frigid welcome.
3. (of a woman)
a. unable to experience an orgasm or sexual excitement during sexual intercourse.
b. unresponsive to sexual advances or stimuli.
[1590–1600; < Latin frīgidus]
fri•gid′i•ty, n.
frig′id•ness, n.
frig′id•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.frigid - sexually unresponsive; "was cold to his advances"; "a frigid woman"
unloving - not giving or reciprocating affection
2.frigid - extremely cold; "an arctic climate"; "a frigid day"; "gelid waters of the North Atlantic"; "glacial winds"; "icy hands"; "polar weather"
cold - having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration; "a cold climate"; "a cold room"; "dinner has gotten cold"; "cold fingers"; "if you are cold, turn up the heat"; "a cold beer"
3.frigid - devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain; "a frigid greeting"; "got a frosty reception"; "a frozen look on their faces"; "a glacial handshake"; "icy stare"; "wintry smile"
cold - extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion; "a cold unfriendly nod"; "a cold and unaffectionate person"; "a cold impersonal manner"; "cold logic"; "the concert left me cold"

frigid

adjective
1. freezing, cold, frozen, icy, chill, arctic, Siberian, frosty, cool, glacial, wintry, gelid, frost-bound, hyperboreal The water was too frigid to allow him to remain submerged.
freezing hot, warm, stifling, sweltering
2. sexually unresponsive, cold, distant, unfeeling, passionless, undemonstrative My husband says I am frigid.

frigid

adjective
1. Very cold:
Archaic: frore.
Idiom: bitter cold.
2. Lacking all friendliness and warmth:
3. Deficient in or lacking sexual desire:
Translations
بارد الشُّعورمُتَجَمِّد
chladnýledový
bidende koldkøliguvenlig
kuldalegurmjög kaldur
frigidiškumasļšalo
aukstsbezkaislīgsdzedrsledainspolārs
frigidný

frigid

[ˈfrɪdʒɪd] ADJ
1. (sexually) → frígido
2. (= unfriendly) [atmosphere, look etc] → frío, glacial

frigid

[ˈfrɪdʒɪd] adj [woman] → frigide

frigid

adj
(sexually) → frigide
(form: = cold) place, air, night, weathereiskalt; temperature, silence, stareeisig; atmosphere, manner, smilefrostig

frigid

[ˈfrɪdʒɪd] adj (atmosphere, look) → glaciale (Psych) → frigido/a

frigid

(ˈfridʒid) adjective
1. cold and unemotional. He behaves in a frigid manner.
2. frozen. the frigid zones of the world (= the Arctic and Antarctic).
ˈfrigidly adverb
friˈgidity noun

frig·id

a. frígido-a.

frigid

adj (ant) con deseo sexual disminuido (dicho de una mujer), frígida (ant)