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adjective warm pronunciation in American English /wɔrm/
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  1. 1
    fairly hot in a way that is comfortable and pleasant

    It was warm enough for us to sit outside.

    I walked fast to keep warm.

    These plants grow well in warmer climates.

    His skin was warm to the touch.

  2. 2
    kind and friendly in a way that makes other people feel comfortable

    a warm smile

    warm welcome:

    The hotel extends a warm welcome to overseas guests.

  3. 3
    warm colors have red, orange, or yellow in them. Colors with blue or green in them are called cool colors

    We chose paint in warm shades of brown and burgundy.

  4. 4
    informal near the place where something is hidden
    1. a.
      close to discovering the truth about something

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