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Meaning of “cool it” in the English Dictionary

"cool it" in British English

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cool it

slang used to ​tell someone to ​becomecalm, ​rather than be ​angry or ​violent: Just cool it everyone, ​fighting won't ​solve anything.
(Definition of cool it from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cool it" in American English

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cool it

slang to ​becomecalmer: The two of you need to cool it, or I'll ​call the ​cops. Note: Used to tell someone to do this.
(Definition of cool it from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cool it”
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于告诉别人)冷静点,沉住气,息怒…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於告訴別人)冷靜點,沈住氣,息怒…
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