welldigger

(as) cold as a well digger's ass (in January)

rude slang Extremely cold. Ugh, the winters here are cold as a well digger's ass—that's why I'm moving to Florida. Ack, don't touch me! Your hands are as cold as a well digger's ass in January!
See also: ass, cold, well

(as) cold as a well digger's feet (in January)

Extremely cold. Ugh, the winters here are cold as a well digger's feet—that's why I'm moving to Florida. Ack, don't touch me! Your hands are as cold as a well digger's feet in January!
See also: cold, feet, well
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

*cold as a welldigger's ass (in January)

 and *cold as a welldigger's feet (in January); *cold as a witch's caress; *cold as marble; *cold as a witch's tit; *cold as a welldigger's ears (in January)
very, very cold; chilling. (Use caution with ass. *Also: as ~.) Bill: How's the weather where you are? Tom: Cold as a welldigger's ass in January. By the time I got in from the storm, I was as cold as a welldigger's feet. The car's heater broke, so it's as cold as a welldigger's ears to ride around in it. She gave me a look as cold as a witch's caress.
See also: ass, cold
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
See also:
References in periodicals archive ?
The Welldiggers Arms stands on its own, surrounded by rolling fields and thick woods.
Locally sourced and expertly cooked, the portions at the Welldiggers are not skimpy.
One member of staff at the Welldiggers Arms in Petworth said: "We knew they were friends, but we didn't really have any idea that there was more to it until they were seen snatching a kiss."
THE FOOD Locally sourced and expertly cooked, the portions at the Welldiggers are not skimpy.
THE NEIGHBOURHOOD The Welldiggers Arms stands on its own, surrounded by rolling fields and thick woods.