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Meaning of warmth by Wiktionary Dictionary

warmth


    Etymology

    From Middle English, from Old English *wiermþu ( “warmth” ), corresponding to warm +‎ -th. Cognate with West Frisian waarmte ( “warmth” ), Dutch warmte ( “warmth” ) .

    Pronunciation

    • ( UK ) IPA: /wɔːmθ/

    Noun

    warmth ( uncountable )

    1. A moderate degree of heat; the sensation of being warm .
    2. Friendliness, kindness or affection .
    3. ( art ) The effect of using mostly red and yellow hues .


Explanation of warmth by Wordnet Dictionary

warmth


    Noun
    1. a quality proceeding from feelings of affection or love

    2. the trait of being intensely emotional

    3. the quality of having a moderate degree of heat

    4. an agreeable warmth in the house
    5. the sensation caused by heat energy

    6. a warmhearted feeling