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warm

 (wôrm)
adj. warm·er, warm·est
1. Somewhat hotter than temperate; having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat; moderately hot: a warm climate.
2. Having the natural heat of living beings: a warm body.
3. Preserving or imparting heat: a warm jacket.
4. Having or causing a sensation of unusually high body heat, as from exercise or hard work; overheated.
5. Marked by enthusiasm; ardent: warm support.
6. Characterized by liveliness, excitement, or disagreement; heated: a warm debate.
7. Marked by or revealing friendliness or sincerity; cordial: warm greetings.
8. Loving; passionate: a warm embrace.
9. Excitable, impetuous, or quick to be aroused: a warm temper.
10. Predominantly red or yellow in tone: a warm sunset.
11. Recently made; fresh: a warm trail.
12. Close to discovering, guessing, or finding something, as in certain games.
13. Informal Uncomfortable because of danger or annoyance: Things are warm for the bookies.
v. warmed, warm·ing, warms
v.tr.
1. To raise slightly in temperature; make warm: warmed the rolls a bit more; warm up the house.
2. To make zealous or ardent; enliven.
3. To fill with pleasant emotions: We were warmed by the sight of home.
v.intr.
1. To become warm: The rolls are warming in the oven.
2. To become ardent, enthusiastic, or animated: began to warm to the subject.
3. To become kindly disposed or friendly: She felt the audience warming to her.
n. Informal
A warming or heating.
Phrasal Verb:
warm up
1. To prepare for an athletic event by exercising, stretching, or practicing for a short time beforehand.
2. To make or become ready for an event or operation.
3. To make more enthusiastic, excited, or animated.
4. To approach a state of confrontation or violence.

[Middle English, from Old English wearm.]

warm′er n.
warm′ish adj.
warm′ly adv.
warm′ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.warmly - in a hearty mannerwarmly - in a hearty manner; "`Yes,' the children chorused heartily"; "We welcomed her warmly"
2.warmly - in a warm mannerwarmly - in a warm manner; "warmly dressed"; "warm-clad skiers"
Translations
بِدِفءٍ، بِحرارَه، بِوُدِّيَّه
melegen
hlÿlega
toplo
hararetlesamimiyetle

warmly

[ˈwɔːmlɪ] ADV
1. (= cosily) to be warmly dressedir or estar bien abrigado
remember to wrap up warmlyacuérdate de abrigarte bien
2. (= affectionately) [greet, smile] → calurosamente, afectuosamente; [say, speak] → cariñosamente; [thank] → cordialmente
he embraced her warmlyla abrazó con ternura
3. (= enthusiastically) [congratulate] → efusivamente; [welcome] → calurosamente; [endorse, recommend] → sin reservas
to be warmly applaudedrecibir un caluroso aplauso
the plan was warmly receivedel plan fue recibido con entusiasmo
4. [shine] → con fuerza
the sun was shining warmlyel sol brillaba con fuerza

warmly

[ˈwɔːrmli] adv
[dress] → chaudement
[greet, welcome] → chaleureusement

warmly

advwarm; welcomeherzlich; recommendwärmstens; we warmly welcome itwir begrüßen es sehr

warmly

[ˈwɔːmlɪ] adv (recommend) → caldamente; (welcome, thank, applaud) → calorosamente
to dress warmly → portare indumenti pesanti

warm

(woːm) adjective
1. moderately, or comfortably, hot. Are you warm enough, or shall I close the window?; a warm summer's day.
2. (of clothes) protecting the wearer from the cold. a warm jumper.
3. welcoming, friendly, enthusiastic etc. a warm welcome; a warm smile.
4. tending to make one hot. This is warm work!
5. (of colours) enriched by a certain quantity of red or pink, or (of red etc) rich and bright. a warm red; I don't want white walls – I want something warmer.
verb
1. to make moderately hot. He warmed his hands in front of the fire.
2. to become friendly (towards) or enthusiastic (about). She warmed to his charm.
noun
an act of warming. Give your hands a warm in front of the fire.
ˈwarmly adverb
warmness noun
ˈwarmth () noun
the state of being warm. the warmth of the fire; The actor was delighted by the warmth of the applause; The warmth of her smile made me feel welcome.
ˌwarm-ˈblooded adjective
1. having a blood temperature greater than that of the surrounding atmosphere. warm-blooded animals such as man.
2. enthusiastic; passionate. When I was young and warm-blooded, I was passionate about many things that don't interest me now.
warmed-over adjective
(American).
1. warmed up or heated again. warmed-over soup.
2. (of a story, idea etc) that has been heard many times before so that it is no longer interesting or relevant.
ˌwarmˈhearted adjective
kind and affectionate. a warmhearted old lady; a warmhearted action.
ˌwarmˈheartedness noun
warm up
to make or become warm. The room will soon warm up; Have a cup of coffee to warm you up.
References in classic literature ?
Levin, don't go," he said, and he warmly squeezed his arm above the elbow, obviously not at all wishing to let him go.
I was about to make some further observations, but he wrung my hand warmly and wished me good-bye.
She was not very warmly or deeply attached to him, but they had certain tastes in common, and when together they were companionable.
Dashwood's happening to mention her design of improving the cottage in the spring, he warmly opposed every alteration of a place which affection had established as perfect with him.
Prince Andrew, greatly changed and plainly in better health, but with a fresh horizontal wrinkle between his brows, stood in civilian dress facing his father and Prince Meshcherski, warmly disputing and vigorously gesticulating.
She has already almost persuaded me of her being warmly attached to her daughter, though I have been so long convinced to the contrary.
Amongst other things they spoke of the middle ages: some praised that period as far more interesting, far more poetical than our own too sober present; indeed Councillor Knap defended this opinion so warmly, that the hostess declared immediately on his side, and both exerted themselves with unwearied eloquence.
You needn't pretend you discovered her," interrupted Miss Maxwell warmly, "for I did that myself.
She wanted, rather, to be quiet, and out of temptation; but still, as it was desirable that she should appear, in general, like her usual self, she took care to express as much interest in the circumstance, and enter as warmly into Mr.
Lorry reddened, and said, warmly, "You have mentioned that before, sir.
On the whole, a good day's work, he decided, and he had been warmly thanked over the wires by a Brigadier-General at Harwich for his arrest and exposure of a man who had in his possession a very wonderful plan of the Felixstowe land defences.
Happily the sunshine fell more warmly than usual on the lilac tufts the morning that Eppie was married, for her dress was a very light one.