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noun [uncountable] warmth pronunciation in American English /wɔrmθ/
  1. 1
    the feeling of heat

    During the day, the sun provides warmth in the house.

    We sat near the warmth of the fire.

  2. 2
    a kind and friendly quality in someone or something

    The warmth of her voice made him feel less nervous.



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