Definition of coldly in English:


Syllabification: cold·ly
Pronunciation: /ˈkōldlē


  • Without affection or warmth of feeling; unemotionally: Derek looked at her coldly a coldly contemptuous tone
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    • But where I draw the line on this is when marriage begins to be looked at as coldly as a business merger.
    • They said hi back, but coldly and with a smile that seemed unfriendly and strange.
    • Governments make calculations all the time, quite coldly and quite clinically.

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