Frigid vs Alienated - What's the difference?

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Frigid is a related term of alienated.


As adjectives the difference between frigid and alienated

is that frigid is very cold; lacking warmth; icy while alienated is isolated; excluded; estranged.

As a verb alienated is

(alienate).

frigid

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Very cold; lacking warmth; icy.
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  • Chilly in manner; lacking affection or zeal; impassive.
  • (colloquial) Sexually unresponsive, especially of a woman.
  • Antonyms

    * fervid

    References

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    alienated

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Isolated; excluded; estranged.
  • Derived terms

    * alienatedly

    Verb

    (head)
  • (alienate)