adjective, cool·er, cool·est.
- 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!
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Example sentences from the Web for cool
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.
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
He's the fastest, coolest hand that ever balanced a pike pole or rode a log.Kindred of the Dust|Peter B. Kyne
Dad was the coolest old cove, when shooting was going on, ever I see.Robbery Under Arms|Thomas Alexander Browne, AKA Rolf Boldrewood
Cover the crock to prevent evaporation and place it in the coolest place available from which the crock will not have to be moved.Every Step in Canning|Grace Viall Gray
The whole treachery was hers, and this is positively the coolest thing that ever I heard.The Argosy|Various
At that season he knows no fear, and, in the coolest and most intrepid manner, he will face a thousand men.
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Idioms and Phrases with cool
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