warmth

[wawrmth]
noun
1.
the quality or state of being warm; moderate or gentle heat.
2.
the sensation of moderate heat.
3.
liveliness of feelings, emotions, or sympathies; ardor or fervor; enthusiasm or zeal: She spoke her mind with great warmth. There was warmth in his greeting and in his handshake.
4.
the quality of being intimate and attached: All children need warmth and affection from their families.
5.
an effect of brightness, cheerfulness, coziness, etc., achieved by the use of warm colors: The room has warmth since it was redecorated.
6.
the means or ability to produce a sensation of heat: a jacket with little warmth.
7.
slight anger or irritation: Her denial betrayed some warmth.

Origin:
1125–75; Middle English wermth. See warm, -th1

warmthless, adjective
warmthlessness, noun


3. heat, fire, spirit, vigor. 4. tenderness, kindness, affection.
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warmth (wɔːmθ)
 
n
1.  the state, quality, or sensation of being warm
2.  intensity of emotion: he denied the accusation with some warmth
3.  affection or cordiality

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warmth
c.1175, wearmth, P.Gmc. *warmitho- (cf. M.L.G. wermede, Du. warmte), from *warmo-; see warm (adj.).
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The fire pit even puts out enough warmth to heat her top deck, she says.
Close your curtains to keep out daytime summer heat or keep in nighttime winter
  warmth.
Instead, the heat radiates through the wall into interior rooms, providing
  long-lasting warmth during the nighttime hours.
People around the world use firewood for heat, warmth and cooking.
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