frigid


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  • adj

Synonyms for frigid

Synonyms for frigid

lacking all friendliness and warmth

deficient in or lacking sexual desire

Synonyms for frigid

sexually unresponsive

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extremely cold

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devoid of warmth and cordiality

References in classic literature ?
The sooner we start, the better, for I see no other way, and it will take us more than a month to travel the weary, frigid miles that lie before us.
The Tartar type was in the little eyes and the flattened nose turned slightly up, in the frigid lips and the short chin.
He had made up his mind to his course of action, and his frigid lips and cheeks crackled into a chuckle over it.
Among the others Thomas Carew follows the classical principles of Jonson in lyrics which are facile, smooth, and sometimes a little frigid.
I was received at first with the frigid politeness characteristic of those exclusive people who never forsake those whom they have once admitted to their friendship.
A reading-lamp concen- trated all its light upon the papers on his desk; and, sitting by the open window, I saw, after the windless, scorching day, the frigid splendour of a hazy sea lying motionless under the moon.
I was beginning to relent towards my wretched partner; to pity his forlorn, comfortless condition, unalleviated as it is by the consolations of intellectual resources and the answer of a good conscience towards God; and to think I ought to sacrifice my pride, and renew my efforts once again to make his home agreeable and lead him back to the path of virtue; not by false professions of love, and not by pretended remorse, but by mitigating my habitual coldness of manner, and commuting my frigid civility into kindness wherever an opportunity occurred; and not only was I beginning to think so, but I had already begun to act upon the thought - and what was the result?
The continuous moral irritation of his unhappy courtship--a courtship which had never advanced beyond the frigid familiarity of kissing Natalie's hand in the presence of others-- had physically deteriorated him.
Miss Sharp only folded her own hands with a very frigid smile and bow, and quite declined to accept the proffered honour; on which Semiramis tossed up her turban more indignantly than ever.
Dolly did not shrink away, but her face did not lose its frigid expression.
The mat looks just like those found in other oceans at so-called cold seeps, where frigid, methane-rich waters ooze from beneath the seafloor, creating a nutrient-rich environment.
O MY wife says that I am frigid, but I don't think this is fair.
an old Inuit man lets Alvin stay with him and teaches him how to survive in the frigid far north.
Recent research shows hot cocoa may be the healthiest beverage to warm up with in the frigid winter months.
As Nic drives home to his frigid wife or off to yet another exotic third-world shoot, we get glimpses of his past.