Variant of frigid
- extremely cold; without heat or warmth
- without warmth of feeling or manner; stiff and formal
- habitually failing to become sexually aroused, or abnormally repelled by sexual activity: said of a woman
Origin: Middle English ; from Classical Latin frigidus ; from frigere, to be cold ; from frigus, coldness, frost ; from Indo-European base an unverified form srīg-, coldness from source Classical Greek rhigos, frost
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