Korean edit

Etymology edit

Of native Korean origin. From 차다 (chada, “to be cold”).

Pronunciation edit

Revised Romanization?chagapda
Revised Romanization (translit.)?chagabda
Yale Romanization?chakapta

Adjective edit

차갑다 (chagapda) (irregular, infinitive 차가워, sequential 차가우니)

  1. (of an object) to be cold (to the touch), icy, cold-hearted

Usage notes edit

  • 차갑다 (chagapda) describes things that are cold, such as foods and drinks, or anything that is cold to the touch.
  • 춥다 (chupda) describes something that makes you feel cold, like a winter day or a freezer.

Conjugation edit

Antonyms edit

See also edit

  • 춥다 (chupda, “to cause to be cold”)