Chills vs. Goosebumps

Chills vs. Goosebumps — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Chills and Goosebumps

Chillsnoun

A moderate but penetrating coldness.

Goosebumpsnoun

plural of goosebump

Chillsnoun

A sensation of coldness, often accompanied by shivering and pallor of the skin.

Chillsnoun

A checking or dampening of enthusiasm, spirit, or joy

bad news that put a chill on the celebration.

Chillsnoun

A sudden numbing fear or dread.

Chillsadjective

Moderately cold; chilly

a chill wind.
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Chillsadjective

Not warm and friendly; distant

a chill greeting.

Chillsadjective

Discouraging; dispiriting

“Chill penury repressed their noble rage” (Thomas Gray).

Chillsadjective

(Slang) Calm or relaxed

“As my meditation routine grew more stable...my already laid-back demeanor grew positively chill” (David Gelles).

Chillsverb

To affect with or as if with cold.

Chillsverb

To lower in temperature; cool.

Chillsverb

To make discouraged; dispirit.

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Chillsverb

(Metallurgy) To harden (a metallic surface) by rapid cooling.

Chillsverb

To be seized with cold.

Chillsverb

To become cold or set

jelly that chills quickly.

Chillsverb

(Metallurgy) To become hard by rapid cooling.

Chillsverb

To calm down or relax. Often used with out.

Chillsverb

To pass time idly; loiter.

Chillsverb

To spend time with someone in a relaxed manner; hang out together.

Chillsnoun

(medicine) A feeling of being cold, a symptom of many conditions.