Lukewarm – meaning of the word and examples

(especially of a liquid) only slightly warm. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Moderately warm: Tepid. (Merriam – Webster)

Lacking conviction: Half – hearted. (Merriam – Webster)

Something, especially a liquid, that is lukewarm is only slightly warm. (Collins Dictionary)

If you describe a person or their attitude as lukewarm, you mean that they are not showing much enthusiasm or interest. (Collins Dictionary)

(of liquid or food that should be hot) only moderately warm; tepid. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Showing little enthusiasm. (Oxford Dictionaries)


On being lukewarm.

What does Jesus mean: “I wish you were cold or hot, not lukewarm”?


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