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DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Idioms for cool

Origin of cool

before 1000; Middle English cole, Old English cōl; cognate with Middle Low German kōl, Old High German kuoli (German kuhl). See cold, chill

synonym study for cool

1. See cold. 5. See calm.

OTHER WORDS FROM cool

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British Dictionary definitions for coolly

See also cool out

Derived forms of cool

Word Origin for cool

Old English cōl; related to Old Norse kōlna, Old High German kuoli; see cold, chill
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Idioms and Phrases with coolly

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