French translation of 'chilling'
1. (= cold) [wind] frais (fraîche) ⧫ froid(e)
2. (= unfriendly) [look, smile] glacial(e)
3. (= frightening) [thought, warning] qui donne le frisson
4. (= paralysing)
to have a chilling effect on sth paralyser qch
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They talked further about the chilling news from Russia.THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (2002)
It's a collection of chilling mediocrity; Michael Bolton, Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Elton John.CHAMELEON (2002)
Nor were these memories mutually exclusive, which was doubly chilling.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2002)
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British English: chilling ADJECTIVE
If you describe something as chilling, you mean it is frightening.
He described in chilling detail how he attacked her.
Translation of chilling from the Collins English to French Dictionary