cool down


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Verb1.cool down - make cool or cooler; "Chill the food"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
quench - cool (hot metal) by plunging into cold water or other liquid; "quench steel"
ice - put ice on or put on ice; "Ice your sprained limbs"
refrigerate - cool or chill in or as if in a refrigerator; "refrigerate this medicine"
2.cool down - lose intensity; "His enthusiasm cooled considerably"
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
3.cool down - loose heat; "The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm"
change state, turn - undergo a transformation or a change of position or action; "We turned from Socialism to Capitalism"; "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"
Translations
يَـبْـرُديَـهْـدَأ
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afkøleberoligedæmpe sig neddysse nedkøle
hûllehûl
kólnaróast
vychladnúť
sakinleş meksoğu mak

w>cool down

vi
(lit)abkühlen; (weather also, person)sich abkühlen
(feelings etc)sich abkühlen; (anger also)verrauchen; (critical situation, person: = calm down) → sich beruhigen; look, just cool down will you!komm, reg dich (bloß wieder) ab! (inf); to let things cool downdie Sache etwas ruhen lassen
vt sep
food, drinkabkühlen; (= let cool down)abkühlen lassen; to cool oneself downsich abkühlen
situationberuhigen; put him in a cell, that’ll cool him downsteck ihn in eine Zelle, dann wird er sich schon wieder beruhigen

cool

(kuːl) adjective
1. slightly cold. cool weather.
2. calm or not excitable. He's very cool in a crisis.
3. not very friendly. He was very cool towards me.
4. (slang) great; terrific; fantastic. Wow, that's really cool!; You look cool in those jeans!
verb
1. to make or become less warm. The jelly will cool better in the refrigerator; She cooled her hands in the stream.
2. to become less strong. His affection for her has cooled; Her anger cooled.
noun
cool air or atmosphere. the cool of the evening.
ˈcoolly adverb
ˈcoolness noun
cool-ˈheaded adjective
able to act calmly.
cool down
1. to make or become less warm. Let your food cool down a bit!
2. to make or become less excited or less emotional. He was very angry but he's cooled down now.
keep one's cool
not to become over-excited or confused. If you keep your cool you won't fail.
lose one's cool
not to keep one's cool.
References in classic literature ?
Cool down, here outside, your hot child- wantonness and heart-tumult!
"And I do colour up so hot, walking into church late, and all the people staring round," said Marian, "that I hardly cool down again till we get into the That-it-may-please-Thees."
Fifth, that Penelope would do well to cool down, and leave me, her father, to doze off again in the sun.
They judged it best to let me cool down. They thought I wanted to take the town, likely.
And then, her temper's pretty quick, I guess; but there's one comfort, a child that has a quick temper, just blaze up and cool down, ain't never likely to be sly or deceitful.
Jobling retorts, "Yes, indeed!" And both being now in a heated state, they walk on silently for a while to cool down again.
Londoners can expect searing temperatures today (Tuesday, August 27) with sunny spells, before things cool down later in the week.
Alabama's largest city opened its auditorium as a refuge for anyone needing to cool down.
Temps on Monday will be warm, between 25 to 27 degrees Celsius, but will cool down from Tuesday.
Pictures taken at around 2.15pm yesterday show firefighters using their hoses to cool down the carriageway, which links Salford's Barton-upon-Irwell with Trafford Park.
Summary: The garden may help cool down his vehicle in the harsh summer months.