What does "chills" mean?
Great question. The informal phrase "(I got) chills" or "(I've got) chills" is an expression derived from "to have chills" (and not to be confused with 'to have the chills') and is usually used to mean that the speaker is heavily impressed in some way by something. Ex: I got chills when I heard her sing. (Impressed) Ex: I get the chills if I sleep with the air-conditioning on. (Cold)
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