HyperDic: cool_off

English > 3 senses of the expression cool off:
VERBemotioncool off, calm, calm down, chill out, simmer down, settle down, cool itbecome quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation
changecool off, cool, cool downlose intensity
emotioncool offfeel less enamoured of something or somebody
English > cool off: 3 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningBecome quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Example"After the fight both men need to cool off."
Synonymscalm, calm down, chill out, simmer down, settle down, cool it
Broaderchange state, turnUndergo a transformation or a change of position or action
Spanishcalmarse
Catalancalmar-se, calmar
English > cool off: 3 senses > verb 2, change
MeaningLose intensity.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymscool, cool down
BroaderchangeUndergo a change
English > cool off: 3 senses > verb 3, emotion
MeaningFeel less enamoured of something or somebody.
PatternSomebody ----s
Broaderfeel, experienceUndergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind

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