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verb     cool pronunciation in American English
/kul/
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present tense
I/you/we/theycool
he/she/itcools
present participlecooling
past tensecooled
past participlecooled
  1. 1

    cool

    or

    cool down

    [intransitive/transitive] to become cooler, or to make something cooler

    Allow the cake to cool completely.

    We opened the windows to cool the room.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] if a feeling such as love or anger cools, it becomes less strong

    Later, when tempers had cooled, they sat down and talked.

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