Definición de bone-chilling en Inglés

bone-chilling

(EEUU bone-chiling)

adjetivo

  • 1(Especially of weather) that makes a person extremely cold; that chills to the bones.

  • 2figurado Extremely frightening; terrifying, deeply chilling.

Origen

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Dickens (1812–1870), novelist.