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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cool·er /ˈkulɚ/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cool a. [Compar. Cooler superl. Coolest.]
 1. Moderately cold; between warm and cold; lacking in warmth; producing or promoting coolness.
    Fanned with cool winds.   --Milton.
 2. Not ardent, warm, fond, or passionate; not hasty; deliberate; exercising self-control; self-possessed; dispassionate; indifferent; as, a cool lover; a cool debater.
    For a patriot, too cool.   --Goldsmith.
 3. Not retaining heat; light; as, a cool dress.
 4. Manifesting coldness or dislike; chilling; apathetic; as, a cool manner.
 5. Quietly impudent; negligent of propriety in matters of minor importance, either ignorantly or willfully; presuming and selfish; audacious; as, cool behavior.
    Its cool stare of familiarity was intolerable.   --Hawthorne.
 6. Applied facetiously, in a vague sense, to a sum of money, commonly as if to give emphasis to the largeness of the amount.
    He had lost a cool hundred.   --Fielding.
    Leaving a cool thousand to Mr. Matthew Pocket.   --Dickens.
 Syn: -- Calm; dispassionate; self-possessed; composed; repulsive; frigid; alienated; impudent.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cool·er n. That which cools, or abates heat or excitement.
    If acid things were used only as coolers, they would not be so proper in this case.   --Arbuthnot.
 2. Anything in or by which liquids or other things are cooled, as an ice chest, a vessel for ice water, etc.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a refrigerator for cooling liquids [syn: ice chest]
      2: an iced drink especially white wine and fruit juice
      3: a cell for violent prisoners [syn: tank]