gelidity (geˈlidity) or gelidness (ˈgelidness)noungelidly (ˈgelidly)adverb
Word origin of 'gelid'
C17: from Latin gelidus icy cold, from gelu frost
Example sentences containing 'gelid'
She had written to him and talked by telephone, but his responses were gelid.Adair, Tom (Intro) THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIESHow he loathed the gelid , alienating feel of these tissues!Zindell, David THE BROKEN GODAlmost casually, she threw him out and off her, across the gelid bed.Clive Barker SACRAMENTDeep down, where it's cold and heavy, the membranes are gelid.Greg Bear VITALS