What does the word chill mean?

Usage examples for chill

  1. And what they played was warm, sunny, yet there was just a faint chill- a something, what was it? – The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield
  2. The morning air was cold and chill, but still de Lescure insisted on having the windows open, that he might cheer with his voice the men as they passed below him, and that he might call to those by name whom he might chance to know. – La Vendée An Historical Romance by Anthony Trollope
  3. A feeling like a cold chill seemed to have touched her heart. – Rosy by Mrs. Molesworth