- A period of hostile relations between rivals where direct open warfare between them is largely undesired and avoided.
#* 1945, w:George Orwell|George Orwell, "You and the Atom Bomb", w:Tribune (magazine)|Tribune, 19 October 1945; reprinted in Orwell, Sonia Orwell, and Ian Angus, George Orwell: The Collected Essays, Journalism & Letters, Volume 4: In Front of Your Nose (1946â1950), David R. Godine (2000), ISBN ISBN 1567921361, page 9,
#*: â¦ in a state which was at once unconquerable and in a permanent state of "cold war" with its neighbours.
trans-top|a period of hostile relations
Chinese: å·æ (lÄng zhÃ n)
Czech: studenÃ¡ vÃ¡lka f
Estonian: kÃ¼lm sÃµda
Finnish: kylmÃ¤ sota
Japanese: å·æ¦ (Reisen)
Maltese: gwerra bierda f
Persian: FAchar|Ø¬ÙÚ¯ Ø³Ø±Ø¯ (jang-e sard)
Swedish: kallt krig n
Italian: guerra fredda f