cool it

cool it
phrasal to calm down ; go easy <
the word went out to the young to cool it — W. M. Young

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cool It — may refer to: Cool It: The Skeptical Environmentalist s Guide to Global Warming, a 2007 book by the Danish statistician and political scientist Bjørn Lomborg Cool It (film), a 2010 documentary film based on the above book Cool It (TV series), a… …   Wikipedia

  • cool it! — ˈcool it! idiom (informal) used to tell sb to be calmer and less excited or angry • Hey! Cool it! Don t get so excited! Main entry: ↑coolidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • cool it — verb become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation After the fight both men need to cool off. It took a while after the baby was born for things to settle down again. • Syn: ↑calm, ↑calm down, ↑cool off, ↑chill out, ↑simmer down, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • cool it — to relax or calm down. The best thing both sides can do is to cool it and then get back to talking about the problem. Hugh stepped between the two boys and told them to cool it. Usage notes: often used as an order: Nikki, leave your brother alone …   New idioms dictionary

  • Cool it! — exclam. Calm down! □ Take it easy! Cool it! □ Come on, cool it, man! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • cool it — (Slang) calm down, take it easy; stop it (i.e.: As soon as he enters the room, cool it you guys ) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cool it — stop it, be good, knock it off    The students cool it when the principal walks in …   English idioms

  • cool it — verb calm down, relax, take a time out We did tell him to cool it but he just got more and more irate: he ended up hitting him …   Wiktionary

  • cool it — vp To calm down. If you guys don t cool it, the neighbors are going to complain. 1960s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • Cool it! — informal something that you say in order to tell someone to stop arguing or fighting. Hey, cool it, you guys, fighting s not going to solve anything …   New idioms dictionary

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