Definition of frigid:
- Cold; wanting heat or warmth; of low temperature; as, a frigid climate.
- Wanting natural heat or vigor sufficient to excite the generative power; impotent.
- Wanting warmth, fervor, ardor, fire, vivacity, etc.; unfeeling; forbidding in manner; dull and unanimated; stiff and formal; as, a frigid constitution; a frigid style; a frigid look or manner; frigid obedience or service.
stock-still, frozen, diametrical, attitude, sex, ardorless, moth-eaten, distant, quick-frozen, inhibited, rimed, arctic, crisp, polar, inhuman, snappy, stale, nipping, gelid, flash-frozen, freezing, dusty, insensate, diametric, pivotal, wintery, fixed, icy, unloving, indifferent, frosty, hot, rooted, opposite, wintry, cold, north-polar, frore, unresponsive, glacial, boreal, inhibited, rimy.
- cold (part of speech: adjective)
unexcitable (part of speech: adjective)
- "The Saint", Antonio Fogazzaro Commentator: William Roscoe Thayer.
- "The Intriguers", William Le Queux.
It was an unpleasant surprise to me that her sharp eyes had detected the secret spy upon her movements; and the dry, sardonic tone of her remark pained me, too, recalling, as it did, the frigid self- possession that had so repelled me in the early days of our acquaintance.- "The Vanishing Man", R. Austin Freeman.