What does cooler mean?

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ˈku lərcool·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cooler, ice chestnoun

    a refrigerator for cooling liquids

  2. coolernoun

    an iced drink especially white wine and fruit juice

  3. cooler, tanknoun

    a cell for violent prisoners


  1. Coolernoun

    An alcoholic beverage containing liquor or wine plus a carbonated beverage, usually served with ice.

  2. Coolernoun

    an air conditioner.


  1. coolernoun

    anything which cools

    If acid things were used only as coolers, they would not be so proper in this case. uE000163252uE001 Arbuthnot.

  2. coolernoun

    an insulated bin or box used with ice or freezer packs to keep food or beverages cold while picnicking or camping

  3. coolernoun

    a mixed drink, especially one served chilled

    They served wine coolers in the afternoon.

  4. coolernoun

    a prison

    "About a year or so back we had him in the cooler on a Mann Act rap." - "The Big Sleep", by Raymond Chandler

  5. coolernoun

    A cold deck.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Coolernoun

    Etymology: from cool.

    Coolers are of two sorts; first, those which produce an immediate sense of cold, which are such as have their parts in less motion than those of the organs of feeling; and secondly, such as, by particular viscidity, or grossness of parts, give a greater consistence to the animal fluids than they had before, whereby they cannot move so fast, and therefore will have less of that intestine force on which their heat depends. The former are fruits, all acid liquors, and common water; and the latter are such as cucumbers, and all substances producing viscidity. John Quincy.

    In dogs or cats there appeared the same necessity for a cooler as in man. Gideon Harvey, on Consumptions.

    Acid things were used only as coolers. John Arbuthnot, on Aliments.

    Your first wort being thus boiled, lade off into one or more coolers, or cool-backs, in which leave the sullage behind, and let it run off fine. John Mortimer, Art of Husbandry.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coolernoun

    that which cools, or abates heat or excitement

  2. Coolernoun

    anything in or by which liquids or other things are cooled, as an ice chest, a vessel for ice water, etc


  1. Cooler

    A cooler, cool box, portable ice chest, ice box, chilly bin, or 'esky' most commonly is an insulated box used to keep food or drink cool. Ice cubes are most commonly placed in it to help the things inside stay cool. Ice packs are sometimes used, as they either contain the melting water inside, or have a gel sealed inside that stays cold longer than plain ice. The portable ice chest was invented by Richard C. Laramy of Joliet, Illinois. On February 24, 1951, Laramy filed an application with the United States Patent Office for a portable ice chest. The patent was issued December 22, 1953. The Coleman Company popularized the cooler with its initial offering of a galvanized cooler in 1954. Three years later, Coleman developed a process to make a plastic liner for coolers and jugs. Coolers are often taken on picnics, and on vacation or holiday. Where summers are hot, they may also be used just for getting cold groceries home from the store, such as keeping ice cream from melting in a hot automobile. Even without adding ice, this can be helpful, particularly if the trip home will be lengthy.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cooler in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cooler in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of cooler in a Sentence

  1. Phil Klotzbach:

    One reason for( the) reduction in Atlantic seasonal hurricane forecast from Colorado State University is due to development of below-normal sea surface temperatures in subtropical Atlantic, when the subtropical Atlantic is cooler than normal, it can sometimes favor increased shear in the tropical Atlantic.

  2. Governor Gina Raimondo:

    'Cooler and warmer' is not a tag line that Rhode Islanders like, that much is clear.

  3. Marcus Guara cousin:

    This cooler than cool guy melted all over his daughters. He loved being a father.

  4. Said Wright:

    Packed up the kayak with my fishing rods, cooler, fishing net and set off from Fort Pierce.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    Just for the record, young people do it better than older people. It's cooler to do it diagonally rather than straight up, remember that. And it's better to do it higher than lower, because you look skinnier. Am I right ?

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