COLD + NOUN
More cold weather is expected later this week.
a cold night/day
It was a cold night with a starlit sky.
a cold winter
A cold winter will increase oil consumption.
a cold wind
A cold wind was blowing from the north.
a cold spell (=a period of cold weather, especially a short one)
We’re currently going through a bit of a cold spell.
a cold snap (=a short period of very cold weather)
There had been a sudden cold snap just after Christmas.
Take your gloves – it’s freezing cold out there.
bitterly cold (=very cold)
The winter of 1921 was bitterly cold.
a period of unusually cold weather
It’s going to be quite cold today.
become cold (also get cold informal)
In my country, it never really gets cold.
turn/grow cold (=become cold, especially suddenly)
The birds fly south before the weather turns cold.