as cold as a witch's tit

Australian Slang
extremely cold

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  • cold as a witch's tit — adjective Very cold …   Wiktionary

  • as cold as a witch's tit — as cold as (or colder than) a witch s tit vulgar slang very cold …   Useful english dictionary

  • As cold as a witch's tit — extremely cold …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • witch's\ tit — It s an old wives tale that the mammary gland of a female, magic practicing individual can be used to gauge cold temperatures. Cold as a witch s tit means freezing or slightly above freezing. Any temperature below freezing is colder than a witch… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • colder than a witch's tit — If it is colder than a witch s tit, it is extremely cold outside …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • colder than a witch's tit — Phrs. Very cold, when applied to the weather, or air temperature …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • cold — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. iciness; ailment, flu. adj. chilling (see cold); unheated; unresponsive, indifferent, unenthusiastic. See cold, disease, insensibility. II Condition of low temperature Nouns 1. cold, coldness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • brass\ monkey — British slang for very cold weather, short for colder than a brass monkey s tit. {Hmmm. And here I thought it was Colder than a witch s tit and Colder than the balls on a brass monkey.} How cold is it? It s brass monkey …   Dictionary of american slang

  • performing arts — arts or skills that require public performance, as acting, singing, or dancing. [1945 50] * * * ▪ 2009 Introduction Music Classical.       The last vestiges of the Cold War seemed to thaw for a moment on Feb. 26, 2008, when the unfamiliar strains …   Universalium

  • The Tale of Fedot the Strelets — (rus. Сказка про Федота стрельца, удалого молодца) is a play poem by Russian writer and actor Leonid Filatov, written in 1985 and first published in Yunost in 1986. With a storyline based on Russian folk tales, Fedot is a social and political… …   Wikipedia


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