Student Thesaurus

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Entry Word: cool
Function: adjective
Text: 1 having or showing a lack of friendliness or interest in others <the locals were cool towards outsiders> <the schoolmaster's cool manner did not encourage chitchat>
Synonyms aloof, antisocial, cold, detached, distant, frosty, remote, standoffish, unsociable
Related Words introverted, reclusive, reserved, withdrawn; misanthropic; apathetic, indifferent, unconcerned; disinterested, incurious, uninterested; reticent, silent, taciturn; diffident, shy, timid
Near Antonyms companionable, convivial, extroverted (also extraverted), gregarious, outgoing; communicative, expansive, garrulous, talkative
Antonyms cordial, friendly, sociable, warm
2 free from emotional or mental agitation <in a crisis keep a cool head, even if no one else is> -- see CALM 2
3 having a low or subnormal temperature <a cool basement that would be perfect for storing wine> -- see COLD 1
4 lacking in friendliness or warmth of feeling <directed a cool glance at the student who was sneaking into class late> -- see COLD 2