- An example of warmth is a comfortable blanket on a cold night.
- An example of warmth is a friend greeting you with a smile and a big hug.
Warmth is a moderate amount of heat, or a feeling of excitement or affection.
- the state or quality of having, giving off, or keeping in a moderate degree of heat
- the degree of heat in a substance, esp. when it is moderate; mild heat
- excitement or vigor of feeling; enthusiasm, ardor, zeal, etc.
- sympathetic, cordial, or affectionate feelings or nature
- slight anger
- a glowing effect obtained by using red, yellow, etc.
Origin of warmthMiddle English wermthe: see warm and -th
- The state, sensation, or quality of producing or having a moderate degree of heat: an agreeable warmth in the house.
- a. Friendliness, kindness, or affection: human warmth.b. Excitement or intensity, especially of emotion.
- The glowing effect produced by using predominantly red or yellow hues.
Origin of warmthMiddle English warmeth from warm warm ; see warm .