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. Gregory Hartl:

    We say: be prudent, let hot drinks cool down.

  2. Youssef Zohny:

    It wouldn't surprise us to see the Canadian market cool down in the coming months.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Jennifer Andresen:

    I try to breathe, and I try to focus on something else in my head, there've been times recently that I had to take anti-nausea medication. Sometimes I have to get in the shower because I feel so itchy. And then I relax and cool down.

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Translations for cool down

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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