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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
  Chill as death.
  Chill as ice.
            —Mathilde Blind
  Chill me like dew damps of the unwholesome night.
            —Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  Chilly as a bottle of port in a hard frost.
            —George Colman, the Younger
  Chilly as a tomb.
            —Thomas Hood
  Chilly as a dripping well.
            —John Keats
  Chill as the scent of a new-made grave.
            —Charles Kingsley
  As chill and as green as the sea.
            —Rudyard Kipling
  Grew chill as an arctic landscape.
            —Jack London
  Chill as aconite.
            —George Meredith
  Chill as a dull face frowning on a song.
            —George Meredith
  Chill as the Gryxabodill.
            —James Whitcomb Riley
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