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cool
  • n  the quality of being at a refreshingly low temperature
    the cool of early morning
  • n  great coolness and composure under strain
    keep your cool
  • v  make cool or cooler
  • v  loose heat
    The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm
  • v  lose intensity
    His enthusiasm cooled considerably
  • a  neither warm nor very cold; giving relief from heat
    a cool autumn day
    a cool room
    cool summer dresses
    cool drinks
    a cool breeze
  • s  marked by calm self-control (especially in trying circumstances); unemotional
    play it cool
    keep cool
    stayed coolheaded in the crisis
  • a  (color) inducing the impression of coolness; used especially of greens and blues and violets
    cool greens and blues and violets
  • a  psychologically cool and unenthusiastic; unfriendly or unresponsive or showing dislike
    relations were cool and polite
    a cool reception
    cool to the idea of higher taxes
  • s  (used of a number or sum) without exaggeration or qualification
    a cool million bucks
  • s  fashionable and attractive at the time; often skilled or socially adept
    he's a cool dude
    that's cool
    Mary's dress is really cool
    it's not cool to arrive at a party too early
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coolheaded
  • s  marked by calm self-control (especially in trying circumstances); unemotional
    stayed coolheaded in the crisis
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cooperative
  • n  a jointly owned commercial enterprise (usually organized by farmers or consumers) that produces and distributes goods and services and is run for the benefit of its owners
  • n  an association formed and operated for the benefit of those using it
  • s  involving the joint activity of two or more
    a cooperative effort
  • a  done with or working with others for a common purpose or benefit
    a cooperative effort
  • s  willing to adjust to differences in order to obtain agreement
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coordinate
  • n  a number that identifies a position relative to an axis
  • v  bring order and organization to
  • v  bring into common action, movement, or condition
    coordinate the painters, masons, and plumbers
    coordinate his actions with that of his colleagues
    coordinate our efforts
  • v  be co-ordinated
    These activities coordinate well
  • v  bring (components or parts) into proper or desirable coordination correlation
  • s  of equal importance, rank, or degree
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coordinated
  • v  bring order and organization to
  • v  bring into common action, movement, or condition
  • v  be co-ordinated
  • v  bring (components or parts) into proper or desirable coordination correlation
  • s  operating as a unit
    a coordinated program
  • s  being dexterous in the use of more than one set of muscle movements
    she was usually good with her hands and well coordinated"- Mary McCarthy
  • s  intentionally matched
    curtains and walls were color coordinated
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coordinating
  • v  bring order and organization to
  • v  bring into common action, movement, or condition
  • v  be co-ordinated
  • v  bring (components or parts) into proper or desirable coordination correlation
  • a  serving to connect two grammatical constituents of identical construction; and so is `or' in `will you go or stay?'"
    `and' in `John and Mary' or in `John walked and Mary rode' is a coordinating conjunction
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coordinative
  • a  serving to connect two grammatical constituents of identical construction; and so is `or' in `will you go or stay?'"
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copacetic
  • s  completely satisfactory
    his smile said that everything was copacetic
    You had to be a good judge of what a man was like, and the English was copacetic"- John O'Hara
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copernican
  • s  of radical or major importance
  • s  according to Copernicus
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copious
  • s  large in number or quantity (especially of discourse)
    she took copious notes
  • s  affording an abundant supply
    copious provisions
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copper-bottomed
  • v  provide with a copper bottom
  • s  having a bottom of copper or sheathed with copper
    copper-bottomed pots
    a copper-bottomed ship
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coptic
  • n  the liturgical language of the Coptic Church used in Egypt and Ethiopia; written in the Greek alphabet
  • a  of or relating to the Copts or their church or language or art
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copular
  • a  of or relating to a copula
    a copular verb
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