What is another word for lukewarm?

Pronunciation: [lˈuːkwɔːm] (IPA)

If you're looking for synonyms for the word "lukewarm," there are plenty of options to choose from. Some other terms that can be used to describe something that is neither hot nor cold include tepid, lukewarmish, mildly warm, or moderately heated. Other options might include room temperature, neutral, or even noncommittal. Whether you're trying to describe the temperature of a beverage, the attitude of a person, or the quality of an idea, these alternatives can help add some variety and nuance to your vocabulary. So why settle for just one word when there are so many others to choose from?

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What are the opposite words for lukewarm?

Lukewarm is defined as a temperature that is neither hot nor cold, or an attitude that lacks enthusiasm or interest. Some antonyms for the word lukewarm include passionate, fervent, fiery, intense, enthusiastic, ardent, zealous, and wholehearted. These words express a strong and energetic emotion or action, and are opposite to the lackluster connotation of lukewarm. Other antonyms for lukewarm could include cold, frigid, chilly, indifferent, apathetic, unenthusiastic, and unresponsive. These words indicate a lack of warmth or emotional connection, and further emphasize the contrast between lukewarm and its more intense and enthusiastic antonyms.

Usage examples for Lukewarm

The suffrage is high, only one person in seventeen having a vote; and working-class legislation will continue lukewarm till the working class acquires more real political power.
"Contemporary Socialism"
John Rae
He took his feet out of the lukewarm water and reached for a towel.
"Command"
William McFee
Disappointment is but a lukewarm word by which to describe his feelings.
"Only One Love, or Who Was the Heir"
Charles Garvice

Famous quotes with Lukewarm

  • Put your nose into the Bible everyday. It is your spiritual food. And then share it. Make a vow not to be a lukewarm Christian.
    Kirk Cameron
  • But go on, valiant champion; you die not as a fool, though the apostate, unfaithful, and lukewarm ministers and professors of this generation think and say so.
    Donald Cargill
  • Never forget that God tests his real friends more severely than the lukewarm ones.
    Kathryn Hulme
  • Either be hot or cold. If you are lukewarm, the Lord will spew you forth from His mouth.
    Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Others live on in a careless and lukewarm state - not appearing to fill Longfellow's measure: 'Into each life, some rain must fall.'
    Mary Todd Lincoln

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