- great; fine; excellent: a real cool comic.
- characterized by great facility; highly skilled or clever: cool maneuvers on the parallel bars.
- socially adept: It's not cool to arrive at a party too early.
- acceptable; satisfactory; okay: If you want to stay late, that's cool.
- (used to express acceptance): Okay, cool! I'll be there at 10:00.
- (used to express approval, admiration, etc.): He got the job? Cool!
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I thought they were the coolest thing you could ever be: a rule-breaker.Jamie Lee Curtis and Naomi Foner on What It Means to Be ‘Very Good Girls’|Jamie Lee Curtis|July 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Run Lola Run was the coolest movie ever when I was a teenager, so I was so thrilled.Diane Kruger on ‘The Bridge,’ the Immigration Problem, and Rooting For Germany in the World Cup|Marlow Stern|July 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of the coolest things about the class was that we were discussing the Gothic novel in real Gothic buildings.Book Bag: The Best Imaginary Castles|Johanna Lane|June 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They believed her, and thought she was the coolest mom ever.The Drunken Downfall of Evangelical America's Favorite Painter|Zac Bissonnette|June 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Check out the coolest new ideas brewing at creative crowd funding platform Kickstarter this month.Fish on Wheels, Digital Pet Babysitters, and More of the Summer’s Best Kickstarters|Charlotte Lytton|May 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sponged frequently with coolest water can get, seems to give some relief as he is quieter afterwards.Cabin Fever|B. M. Bower
The months which immediately followed the arrival of the new comers were the coolest and most salubrious of the year.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
Think of owning even a half acre of pine woods, stillest and coolest of spots!The Idyl of Twin Fires|Walter Prichard Eaton
At my summer home, the very coolest and pleasantest spot to be found on a hot day is a grassy knoll, shaded by a great tree.
Here's my daughter run away to be married with the coolest, freshest, limber-tongued young codfish that ever escaped salting.The Belted Seas|Arthur Colton
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In addition to the idioms beginning with cool
- cool as a cucumber
- cool down
- cool it
- cool off
- cool one's heels
- cool out
- keep cool
- keep one's cool
- play it cool