What does cool down mean?

Definitions for cool down

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word cool down.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cool, chill, cool down(verb)

    make cool or cooler

    "Chill the food"

  2. cool, cool off, cool down(verb)

    lose intensity

    "His enthusiasm cooled considerably"

  3. cool, chill, cool down(verb)

    loose heat

    "The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm"


  1. cool down(Verb)

    To become cooler, to be reduced in temperature.

  2. cool down(Verb)

    To cause the temperature of an item to decrease.

  3. cool down(Verb)

    To become less agitated.

  4. cool down(Verb)

    To cause to become less agitated.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cool down in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cool down in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Greg Foran:

    I think we are OK at this point in time. We'd like the temperature to cool down a bit in parts of the country, but we are not at a point where we have to do anything.

  2. Gu Yongtao:

    Yesterday, investors were excited that the Fed finally raised rates, and global markets all rose. But when you cool down, you find there's really nothing to cheer about, as U.S. rate rises would only lead to capital outflows.

  3. Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar:

    When we went back for recess people had a chance to cool down and start thinking of solutions, i actually came up with this in a corn field outside of Morehead, Minnesota. That's where I called everyone from a car and I said,' here's an idea.'.

  4. Lydia Ko:

    I'm tired. A little bit jet-lagged because of the long flight but I've been trying to pace Lydia Ko, go nine holes and do the least amount of practice, i think just this week, the heat is definitely going to get to me, so I'm just going to try and cool down.

  5. Eric Boullier:

    I saw him after the race and he was okay, it is easy to understand, you want to race and you have to save tyres and fuel and then you go into another territory. The more you save, the less you charge the batteries so then you have a problem, then your tyres cool down and it is a mess.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • abkühlenGerman
  • rauhoittaa, jäähtyä, rauhoittua, jäähdyttääFinnish
  • refroidirFrench
  • fuaraighIrish
  • fuaraichScottish Gaelic
  • 冷ます, 冷やす, 冷める, 冷えるJapanese
  • bekoelen, verkillen, koelen, afkoelen, verfrissenDutch
  • kjøleNorwegian
  • studzić się, ochłodzić się, ostygnąć, stygnąć, ostudzić się, chłodzić sięPolish
  • esfriarPortuguese
  • охлаждаться, остудить, успокоиться, остывать, остужать, успокоить, охладиться, охладеть, успокаиваться, остыть, охладевать, успокаиватьRussian
  • lugna, svalna, kylaSwedish
  • soğumak, serinlemek, serinleşmekTurkish

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