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1. cool

adjective. ['ˈkuːl'] neither warm nor very cold; giving relief from heat.

Synonyms

  • caller
  • cold
  • precooled
  • air-cooled
  • water-cooled
  • air-conditioned

Antonyms

  • hot
  • loosen
  • depersonalize
  • dissimilate

Etymology

  • colen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Example sentences of the word cool


1. Noun, singular or mass
Keep as cool as possible.

2. Verb, base form
Turn off the oven but keep the pots in the oven to cool to room temperature.

3. Adjective
Fill a second bucket with cool water.

4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Let the kernels cool slightly when you check them for dryness.

Quotes containing the word cool


1. With all of you men out there who think that having a thousand different ladies is pretty cool, I have learned in my life I've found out that having one woman a thousand different times is much more satisfying.
- Wilt Chamberlain

2. Oh, man, if in real life I was as cool and suave as Coach Taylor and had all the answers, things would be easier.
- Kyle Chandler

3. Being incarcerated is truly very serious, and it has changed my life to such an extent that breaking the cycle has become my sole focus. Jail is definitely not cool. Education is.
- Ja Rule

2. cool

verb. ['ˈkuːl'] make cool or cooler.

Synonyms

  • ice
  • alter
  • modify
  • quench
  • refrigerate
  • change
  • cool down

Antonyms

  • discolor
  • accelerate
  • tune
  • denazify

Etymology

  • colen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. cool

adjective. ['ˈkuːl'] marked by calm self-control (especially in trying circumstances); unemotional.

Synonyms

  • nerveless
  • composed

Antonyms

  • fearlessness
  • elate
  • uncover

Etymology

  • colen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. cool

verb. ['ˈkuːl'] loose heat.

Synonyms

  • change state
  • turn
  • cool down

Antonyms

  • clean
  • unstring
  • stabilize
  • better

Etymology

  • colen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. cool

adjective. ['ˈkuːl'] fashionable and attractive at the time; often skilled or socially adept.

Synonyms

  • fashionable

Antonyms

  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize

Etymology

  • colen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. cool

adjective. ['ˈkuːl'] (used of a number or sum) without exaggeration or qualification.

Antonyms

  • enable

Etymology

  • colen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. cool

verb. ['ˈkuːl'] lose intensity.

Synonyms

  • change
  • cool off

Antonyms

  • assimilate
  • stiffen
  • thin

Etymology

  • colen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. cool

noun. ['ˈkuːl'] great coolness and composure under strain.

Synonyms

  • assuredness
  • composure
  • equanimity
  • sang-froid
  • calm
  • aplomb
  • poise

Antonyms

  • demilitarize
  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise
  • destabilise

Etymology

  • colen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. cool

adjective. ['ˈkuːl'] (color) inducing the impression of coolness; used especially of greens and blues and violets.

Antonyms

  • increase

Etymology

  • colen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. cool

noun. ['ˈkuːl'] the quality of being at a refreshingly low temperature.

Synonyms

  • frigidness
  • low temperature
  • cold
  • coldness

Antonyms

  • sensitize
  • demilitarise
  • transitivize
  • decontaminate

Etymology

  • colen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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