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Definition 1: warm weather following a freeze; snow and ice melt - [noun denoting phenomenon]

Samples where warming or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they welcomed the spring thaw

Synonyms for warming in the sense of this definition

(warming is a kind of ...) the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation

"they were hoping for good weather" "every day we have weather conditions and yesterday was no exception" "the conditions were too rainy for playing in the snow"

Definition 2: the process of becoming warmer; a rising temperature - [noun denoting process]

Synonyms for warming in the sense of this definition

(warming is a kind of ...) a process whereby the degree of hotness of a body (or medium) changes

(... is a kind of warming ) the application of heat to change something from a liquid to a gas

(... is a kind of warming ) an increase in the average temperature of the earth's atmosphere (especially a sustained increase that causes climatic changes)

(... is a kind of warming ) the heating of a conducting material caused by an electric current induced in it

(... is a kind of warming ) excessive heating

(... is a kind of warming ) heating a building by radiation from panels containing hot water or electrical heaters

(... is a kind of warming ) the process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid

"the power failure caused a refrigerator melt that was a disaster" "the thawing of a frozen turkey takes several hours"

Definition 3: producing the sensation of heat when applied to the body - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where warming or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a mustard plaster is calefacient

Synonyms for warming in the sense of this definition

(warming is similar to ...) used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning

"hot stove" "hot water" "a hot August day" "a hot stuffy room" "she's hot and tired" "a hot forehead"

Definition 4: imparting heat - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where warming or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a warming fire

(warming is similar to ...) having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat or imparting or maintaining heat

"a warm body" "a warm room" "a warm climate" "a warm coat"

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