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adjective warm pronunciation in British English /wɔː(r)m/
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adjectivewarm
comparativewarmer
superlativewarmest
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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.

    1. b.

      the warm

      a warm place

      You’ll feel better when you’re in the warm.

  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 colours have red, orange, or yellow in them. Colours with blue or green in them are called cool colours

    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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